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PHP PHP Basics PHP on the Web Date Function

My date() function is not passing the challenge?

I can't get my code to pass for this challenge. Please help

echo 'Today is ';
//Place your code below this comment
echo date("F d\, Y");

1 Answer

Jonathan Grieve
Jonathan Grieve
Treehouse Moderator 91,252 Points

It could be one of a few issues with either the date format you're calling or with the strings.

Let's have a closer look at what the code challenge is asking. You're looking for the following Date format. Today is July 04, 2016

I assume you've looked at the documentation as suggested but try correcting the day format in your string. You have a stray character there! :-)

Thank you. I realized it was the \