Parses LDAP Generalized Time Syntax


Do you have a string in RFC 4517 Generalized Time syntax, when you really just want a Date?

Or perhaps you need some Generalized Time, but have a Date instead.

If so, the methods below may help you.

Returns a new Date() object

  • time - A LDAP Generalized-Time string

null will be returned if the time string cannot be parsed into a valid Date object.

Returns a string in GeneralizedTime syntax

  • date - A date object