parse_date

converts date string into a Date object

Parameters

datestringthe string which need to be parsed

Example

var cfg = gantt.config;
var strToDate = gantt.date.str_to_date(cfg.date_format, cfg.server_utc);
 
gantt.templates.parse_date = function(date){
    return strToDate (date);
};

Details

This function is called from gantt.load() or gantt.parse() call to parse the start_date/end_date properties of tasks, if they are provided in the string format. This function can be redefined if you use a custom format that the default method can't parse. Check Date Format Specification.

Read more about date objects.

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