off topic: LocalDate

Tom Eugelink tbee at
Sun Nov 9 08:08:39 UTC 2014

Starting point is a LocalDate.

On 9-11-2014 08:29, omathe at wrote:
> Date date = Date.from(;
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> De: "Tom Eugelink" <tbee at>
> À: openjfx-dev at
> Envoyé: Vendredi 7 Novembre 2014 22:49:01
> Objet: off topic: LocalDate
> I'm trying to do some refactoring on the Agenda control; its skin class is quite large. I figured I also switch to use the new Java 8 date time API, because it is much easier than Calendar. At least... That is what I expect after using JodaTime a lot in my projects.
> But, ah, does anyone know how we got from JodaTime's "localDate.toDate()" to Java 8's "Date.from(localDate.atZone(ZoneId.systemDefault()).toInstant())"???

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