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I have created a view to filter comments by date range. For date range i am using between operator.

  • View type : Comment
  • Date : comment created (default field)

Issue : When i am trying to filter comment from 2015-11-01 to 2015-11-15

i am getting result from 2015-11-01 to 2015-11-14 only.

what i am missing ? may be some help me ?

  • You also can choose the between or equal to option. So, between excludes the outer value, where between or equal to includes the outer value. – Neograph734 Apr 15 '16 at 18:05
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Views uses in between operator i.e. BETWEEN min AND max expression.

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This is equivalent to the expression (min <= expr AND expr <= max). Now the query that views create for date is:

(comment.created BETWEEN 1446336000 AND 1447545600)

Search for unix time value of 1447545600

The problem is with the date 2015-11-15, this is treated as 2015-11-15 00:00:00. So 2015-11-15 11:12:13 won't be included. Hope you get my point.

  • Means there is a bug in date range filter in Views. How can i resolve this ? Any suggestion ? – visabhishek Apr 15 '16 at 18:11
  • simply use the preferred date format (CCYY-MM-DD HH:MM:SS): 2015-11-15 23:59:59 – Vishal Kumar Apr 15 '16 at 18:17
  • And no its not a bug. This is how mysql works. Just be precise. Added link for BETWEEN ... AND ... operator. – Vishal Kumar Apr 15 '16 at 18:18

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