[chandler-users] more timezones info

Kirk Lowery empirical.humanist at gmail.com
Tue Aug 19 07:48:54 PDT 2008


On Tue, Aug 19, 2008 at 10:25 AM, Grant Baillie <grant at osafoundation.org> wrote:

> #3 is a known issue, and I'm guessing #1 is happening because Chandler is
> resetting your timezone to what the operating system reports. I'm a little
> confused, though -- how is US/Eastern different from America/New York?

As I understand it
(http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tz_database#Names_of_time_zones) there
is no difference: America/New_York is the "preferred" name, but the
time zone database maintainers try to have time zones for every
country listed in ISO 3166-1.

Kirk


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