On-Rev and Daylight Savings Time

Thomas McGrath III mcgrath3 at mac.com
Mon Aug 31 21:46:10 EDT 2009

I believe the servers for on-rev are in Texas so I think that is where  
you are getting the 4:52 from. It will be consistent with texas time  
so you can add or take away from that.


Tom McGrath III
Lazy River Software
3mcgrath at comcast.net

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On Aug 31, 2009, at 5:58 PM, Gregory Lypny wrote:

> Hello everyone,
> How can I handle daylight savings time in my On-Rev code?  We're  
> currently in DST in Montreal.  When I type
> 	put the long time
> in Revolution's message box, I get the correct time as
> 	5:52:13 PM
> but when I ask for the long time in an On-Rev handler I get
> 	4:52:13 PM
> which is standard time.
> Getting the correct local time, at least within a half hour, is  
> critical because it is being used to determine the start and end of  
> an online experiment, and I can't have subject submitting form data  
> outside those times.
> Much obliged,
> Gregory
> P.S.  I'm using a Mac.
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