On-Rev and Daylight Savings Time (Addendum)

Gregory Lypny gregory.lypny at videotron.ca
Wed Sep 2 19:54:03 EDT 2009


Maybe we can compare notes then.  I'm going to work out something  
rough-and-ready to user in an online experimental market.

	Gregory

On Wed 2 Sep 2009, at 1:00 PM, use-revolution-request at lists.runrev.com  
wrote:

> On Sep 1, 2009, at 11:28 AM, Gregory Lypny wrote:
>
>> Hi Jim,
>>
>> Thanks for your thoughtful response.  I had grappled with DST in
>> another project that involved press releases that were time stamp
>> GMT.  It was tricky.  I like your idea of getting the seconds every
>> day at midnight.  That's clever, and I think I can incorporate that
>> into my site.  Sarah has a cool time conversion page on her TrozWare
>> site that I am going to study as well.
>
> Glad you are getting to the bottom of this issue.
> Remember, getting the seconds only does so for the operating system
> Rev is running on.  I believe it will be the same for iRev, so when
> they switch in Texas, you will see the change, then be able to compare
> to your local value to see if that changes on the same evening.
>
> I am going to be diving into iRev and time zone changes around the
> world on web servers beginning the end of September, so this same
> issue lies in my immediate future.
>
> Jim Ault
> Las Vegas




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