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Request #68268 DatePeriod: Getter for start date, end date and interval
Submitted: 2014-10-20 08:23 UTC Modified: 2014-12-01 04:52 UTC
From: dev at mabe dot berlin Assigned: stas (profile)
Status: Closed Package: Date/time related
PHP Version: Irrelevant OS: Irrelevant
Private report: No CVE-ID: None
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 [2014-10-20 08:23 UTC] dev at mabe dot berlin
From manual page:

Currently it's not possible to get the start date, the end date and the interval of an existing DatePeriod instance.

Test script:
$start = new DateTime('2000-01-01 00:00:00', new DateTimeZone('Europe/Berlin'));
$end   = new DateTime('2000-01-31 00:00:00', new DateTimeZone('UTC'));
$interval = new DateInterval('P1D');
$period   = new DatePeriod($start, $interval, $end);

var_dump($period->getStartDate()->format('Y-m-d H:i:s'));

var_dump($period->getEndDate()->format('Y-m-d H:i:s'));


Expected result:
string(19) "2000-01-01 00:00:00"
string(13) "Europe/Berlin"
string(19) "2000-01-31 00:00:00"
string(3) "UTC"
string(12) "+0-0-1-0-0-0"

Actual result:
Functions getStartDate, getEndDate and getDateInterval are missing


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 [2014-12-01 04:52 UTC]
-Status: Open +Status: Closed -Assigned To: +Assigned To: stas
 [2014-12-01 04:52 UTC]
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