Method: Liquid::StandardFilters#date

Defined in:
lib/liquid/standardfilters.rb

#date(input, format) ⇒ Object

Reformat a date using Ruby's core Time#strftime( string ) -> string

%a - The abbreviated weekday name (``Sun'')
%A - The  full  weekday  name (``Sunday'')
%b - The abbreviated month name (``Jan'')
%B - The  full  month  name (``January'')
%c - The preferred local date and time representation
%d - Day of the month (01..31)
%H - Hour of the day, 24-hour clock (00..23)
%I - Hour of the day, 12-hour clock (01..12)
%j - Day of the year (001..366)
%m - Month of the year (01..12)
%M - Minute of the hour (00..59)
%p - Meridian indicator (``AM''  or  ``PM'')
%s - Number of seconds since 1970-01-01 00:00:00 UTC.
%S - Second of the minute (00..60)
%U - Week  number  of the current year,
        starting with the first Sunday as the first
        day of the first week (00..53)
%W - Week  number  of the current year,
        starting with the first Monday as the first
        day of the first week (00..53)
%w - Day of the week (Sunday is 0, 0..6)
%x - Preferred representation for the date alone, no time
%X - Preferred representation for the time alone, no date
%y - Year without a century (00..99)
%Y - Year with century
%Z - Time zone name
%% - Literal ``%'' character

See also: http://www.ruby-doc.org/core/Time.html#method-i-strftime

325
326
327
328
329
330
331
# File 'lib/liquid/standardfilters.rb', line 325

def date(input, format)
  return input if format.to_s.empty?

  return input unless date = Utils.to_date(input)

  date.strftime(format.to_s)
end