[TZInfo-users] Update schedule?

Philip Ross phil.ross at gmail.com
Wed Nov 12 09:10:21 EST 2008


Hi Mark,

2008/11/12 Mark Beattie <mark at empoweredwireless.com>:
> Thanks for pointing that out. I can see where I was mistaken - we're using
> the tzinfo_timezone plugin for Ruby on Rails which claims "This plugin
> installs a replacement for the TimeZone class. The replacement uses the
> TZInfo library (http://tzinfo.rubyforge.org) to do the time
> zone conversions" but I see now that they've actually hard-coded the UTC
> offset labels for display purposes and have set Caracas to -14400.

I've submitted a patch to fix the Caracas offset in tzinfo_timezone:

http://rails.lighthouseapp.com/projects/8995-rails-plugins/tickets/44-caracas-timezone-has-changed-to-gmt-430

I've also submitted an equivalent patch for Rails, since it has a
similar list of Timezones:

http://rails.lighthouseapp.com/projects/8994-ruby-on-rails/tickets/1361-caracas-timezone-has-changed-to-gmt-430

Regards,

Phil

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Phil Ross
http://tzinfo.rubyforge.org/ -- DST-aware timezone library for Ruby


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