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Function Reference/current time

Description

Returns the current time or timestamp.

Usage

 <?php echo current_time($type$gmt 0); ?> 

Example

Usage

Get the current system time in two formats.

<?php echo('Current time: ' . current_time(mysql) . '<br />'); ?>
<?php echo('Current timestamp: ' . current_time(timestamp)); ?>
Current time: 2005-08-05 10:41:13
Current timestamp: 1123238473

Parameters

$type
(string) (required) The time format to return. Possible values:
  • mysql
  • timestamp
Default: None
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