GETTIMEOFDAY(3) 							 1							   GETTIMEOFDAY(3)

gettimeofday - Get current time

SYNOPSIS
mixed gettimeofday ([bool $return_float = false]) DESCRIPTION
This is an interface to gettimeofday(2). It returns an associative array containing the data returned from the system call. PARAMETERS
o $return_float - When set to TRUE, a float instead of an array is returned. RETURN VALUES
By default an array is returned. If $return_float is set, then a float is returned. Array keys: o "sec" - seconds since the Unix Epoch o "usec" - microseconds o "minuteswest" - minutes west of Greenwich o "dsttime" - type of dst correction CHANGELOG
+--------+-----------------------------------------+ |Version | | | | | | | Description | | | | +--------+-----------------------------------------+ | 5.1.0 | | | | | | | The $return_float parameter was added. | | | | +--------+-----------------------------------------+ EXAMPLES
Example #1 gettimeofday(3) example <?php print_r(gettimeofday()); echo gettimeofday(true); ?> The above example will output something similar to: Array ( [sec] => 1073504408 [usec] => 238215 [minuteswest] => 0 [dsttime] => 1 ) 1073504408.23910 PHP Documentation Group GETTIMEOFDAY(3)

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