SelectNode.js Misc API Reference for Realtime Apps

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This function will return a 17 digit precision Unix epoch.
 
Timetoken
The timetoken is constructed using the following algorithm:
timetoken = (Unix epoch time in seconds) * 10000000
Example of creating a timetoken for a specific time and date
08/19/2013 @ 9:20pm in UTC = 1376961606
timetoken = 1376961606 * 10000000
timetoken = 13769616060000000
To fetch Time you can use the following method(s) in Node.js SDK
  1. ParameterTypeRequiredDescription
    callback Function YesCallback is called after a successful return.
// At the tone PubNub time will be...

pubnub.time(
    function(time){
        console.log(time)
    }
);
The time() function returns a string timetoken in the following format:

13769501243685161
Returns all the subscribed channels in a String Array.
To Get Subscribed Channels you can use the following method(s) in the Node.js SDK:
  1. get_subscribed_channels()
pubnub.get_subscribed_channels();
String Array.

["channel1", "channel2"]