bon at elektron.ikp.physik.tu-darmstadt.de
Thu Mar 18 10:21:57 CST 2004
>>>>> "Shachar" == Shachar Shemesh <wine-devel at shemesh.biz> writes:
Shachar> Uwe Bonnes wrote:
>> I think that's the way to go. Winesetup should determine and set the
>> timezone. Who is going to implement it?
Shachar> Do you realize that time zone information is hardly a static
Shachar> thing? For some countries, such as Israel, time zone is
Shachar> something that changes annually. Do we really need the chore of
Shachar> keeping that up to date? Also, how are people going to update
Shachar> their local setup?
Please explain how the "time zone information" changes? I understand that
the rules for a given timezone are subject to political influence. But the
time zone itself?
How is it handled in MS Windows? Probably if there is an unexpected change
in rules, a patch is needed too.
Uwe Bonnes bon at elektron.ikp.physik.tu-darmstadt.de
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