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Views contextual filter - Get date from query

<?php
// Don not use the <?php ?> closures for the input

$date = $_GET['date'];

if(isset($date)) { 
  $query= $date;
}
else {
  // Get the current date (today)
  $query = date('Y-m-d');
}

return $query;

?>

Description

Get the contextual filter for date from the path. Eg:

mypath/?date="2013-12-16"&tid="123"

The date will be "2013-12-16".
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2d4d9be62d983f313d42ec474996eca0
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PHP
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2019-06-18T10:37:53
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False
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Dec 07, 2013 at 03:09 PM
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views-contextual-filter-get-date-from-query
<table class="highlighttable"><tr><td class="linenos"><div class="linenodiv"><pre><a href="#L-1"> 1</a> <a href="#L-2"> 2</a> <a href="#L-3"> 3</a> <a href="#L-4"> 4</a> <a href="#L-5"> 5</a> <a href="#L-6"> 6</a> <a href="#L-7"> 7</a> <a href="#L-8"> 8</a> <a href="#L-9"> 9</a> <a href="#L-10">10</a> <a href="#L-11">11</a> <a href="#L-12">12</a> <a href="#L-13">13</a> <a href="#L-14">14</a> <a href="#L-15">15</a> <a href="#L-16">16</a></pre></div></td><td class="code"><div class="highlight"><pre><span></span><span id="L-1"><a name="L-1"></a><span class="cp">&lt;?php</span> </span><span id="L-2"><a name="L-2"></a><span class="c1">// Don not use the &lt;?php ?&gt; closures for the input</span> </span><span id="L-3"><a name="L-3"></a> </span><span id="L-4"><a name="L-4"></a><span class="nv">$date</span> <span class="o">=</span> <span class="nv">$_GET</span><span class="p">[</span><span class="s1">&#39;date&#39;</span><span class="p">];</span> </span><span id="L-5"><a name="L-5"></a> </span><span id="L-6"><a name="L-6"></a><span class="k">if</span><span class="p">(</span><span class="nb">isset</span><span class="p">(</span><span class="nv">$date</span><span class="p">))</span> <span class="p">{</span> </span><span id="L-7"><a name="L-7"></a> <span class="nv">$query</span><span class="o">=</span> <span class="nv">$date</span><span class="p">;</span> </span><span id="L-8"><a name="L-8"></a><span class="p">}</span> </span><span id="L-9"><a name="L-9"></a><span class="k">else</span> <span class="p">{</span> </span><span id="L-10"><a name="L-10"></a> <span class="c1">// Get the current date (today)</span> </span><span id="L-11"><a name="L-11"></a> <span class="nv">$query</span> <span class="o">=</span> <span class="nb">date</span><span class="p">(</span><span class="s1">&#39;Y-m-d&#39;</span><span class="p">);</span> </span><span id="L-12"><a name="L-12"></a><span class="p">}</span> </span><span id="L-13"><a name="L-13"></a> </span><span id="L-14"><a name="L-14"></a><span class="k">return</span> <span class="nv">$query</span><span class="p">;</span> </span><span id="L-15"><a name="L-15"></a> </span><span id="L-16"><a name="L-16"></a><span class="cp">?&gt;</span><span class="x"></span> </span></pre></div> </td></tr></table>
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