Assuming I have the following code:
$now = Carbon::now(); $dateTimeObject = Carbon::parse('2017-07-20 10:16:34');
how do I get the
diff between the dates only, ignoring the time factor?
$now is 2017-07-27 09:11:12, and the date in the
$dateTimeObject is 2017-07-20 — the difference would be
I need it to make sure the results of a specific operation are being stored in the database only once per day.
I tried the
diffInDays() method, but it returns
0 if the values are e.g.
2016-10-12 23:56:43 and
2016-10-13 02:01:53 – so, close to midnight and at night.
Do something like this:
$now = Carbon::now()->startOfDay(); $dateTimeObject = Carbon::parse('2017-07-20 10:16:34')->startOfDay();
And now use