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by teikjoon
Thu Aug 25, 2011 6:49 am
Forum: [3.1/Ascraeus] Merged RFCs
Topic: [RFC|Merged] Switch to PHP timezone handling
Replies: 95
Views: 110530

Re: [RFC|Accepted] Switch to PHP timezone handling

Hrmn, what about this...grep the timezone string for the word "Daylight", and if it appears, minus an hour from the offset : if (d.toString().indexOf("Daylight")!=-1) gmtHours--; Have updated http://www.workshop.twofishy.net/phpbb/9558/timezone.html to reflect this change. It does not correctly take...
by teikjoon
Thu Aug 25, 2011 6:09 am
Forum: [3.1/Ascraeus] Merged RFCs
Topic: [RFC|Merged] Switch to PHP timezone handling
Replies: 95
Views: 110530

Re: [RFC|Accepted] Switch to PHP timezone handling

I've wrote a small bit of Javascript which calculates your timezone offset, and then uses this to select the "default" option (which is hardcoded to UTC +0) : <script type="text/javascript"> var d = new Date() var gmtHours = -d.getTimezoneOffset()/60; for (var i=0;i<document.getElementById("timezone...
by teikjoon
Wed Aug 17, 2011 10:50 am
Forum: [3.1/Ascraeus] Merged RFCs
Topic: [RFC|Merged] Switch to PHP timezone handling
Replies: 95
Views: 110530

Re: [RFC|Accepted] Switch to PHP timezone handling

Hello all, Rather than having users navigate the entire list of all possible time zones, why not simply ask them what time it is where they are, and using their local time, figure out (or at least greatly cut down) which time zone they are in? For example : a) Its 8:40pm for me. b) The server poweri...