Interface Clock (1.42.2)

public interface Clock

Clock which can be used to get the amount of elapsed milliseconds in system time.

The default system implementation can be accessed at #SYSTEM. Alternative implementations may be used for testing.

Static Fields

SYSTEM

public static final Clock SYSTEM

Provides the default System implementation of a Clock by using System#currentTimeMillis().

Field Value
TypeDescription
Clock

Methods

currentTimeMillis()

public abstract long currentTimeMillis()

Returns the current time in milliseconds since midnight, January 1, 1970 UTC, to match the behavior of System#currentTimeMillis().

Returns
TypeDescription
long