[chandler-users] Fwd: Chandler doesn't register daylight saving time
mimi at osafoundation.org
Tue Oct 28 06:42:27 PDT 2008
FYI, Ingrid figured out the problem with DST in Melbourne.
Begin forwarded message:
> From: Mimi Yin <mimi at osafoundation.org>
> Date: October 27, 2008 9:34:46 AM PDT
> To: Ingrid Glenn <ingrid at coolice.com.au>
> Subject: Re: [chandler-users] Chandler doesn't register daylight
> saving time
> Thanks for investigating Ingrid. May I forward this to the users
> list so others can see too? Logging a bug to track this issue as
> well: https://bugzilla.osafoundation.org/show_bug.cgi?id=12424
> On Oct 26, 2008, at 3:21 PM, Ingrid Glenn wrote:
>> Hi Mimi!
>> I think I have it figured out - but only since this weekend. We
>> are in Melbourne, Australia, and last year they changed our
>> daylight savings time to begin on the first Sunday in October
>> instead of the last Sunday in October. Microsoft picked it up
>> okay, so the computer has changed on time since. However, other
>> things didn't eg. our Nokia phones didn't do the change, causing
>> all sorts of problems for us.
>> It seems to be the same problem with Chandler! It also changed
>> it's time clock over yesterday instead of the first Sunday in
>> October. Because I have only had it a couple of weeks, I didn't
>> think about this being the problem, so I couldn't figure out why
>> the clock was always out.
>> I don't know where Chandler gets its daylight savings settings
>> from, but it looks like this is one time zone that will have to be
>> accounted for again.
>> I hope this helps!
>> Mimi Yin wrote:
>>> Hi Ingrid,
>>> This is very odd. When you say that Chandler is consistently 1
>>> hour behind, do you mean that events and alarms fire an hour late?
>>> May I ask what time zone you have Chandler set to? You can see
>>> the time zone in the upper right-hand corner of the calendar view.
>>> I'm wondering if perhaps you have your Chandler time zone set to
>>> something that just specifies +/- hours off Greenwich Mean Time
>>> (GMT) versus one that is specific to a location.
>>> Oftentimes if you import your calendar from an app like Palm, the
>>> default time zone will be set in this way.
>>> That's the most likely explanation for what you're experiencing.
>>> On Oct 22, 2008, at 3:38 PM, Ingrid Glenn wrote:
>>>> Hi there!
>>>> Firstly, I'd like to congratulate you on a fantastic product.
>>>> Chandler is as close to the perfect PIM for me that I can get!
>>>> I'm so happy with it.
>>>> However I've come across a problem, and I didn't know whether to
>>>> add this as a bug or not (it's too confusing to tell if this has
>>>> been logged or not), so I figured an email might be better:
>>>> Chandler doesn't seem to recognise daylight saving time, so it
>>>> is consistently one hour behind. If I turn off daylight saving
>>>> in my computer clock and adjust the time accordingly, then
>>>> Chandler's time agrees, so that's what I've done to get around
>>>> it. Is there any other way to fix this problem in Chandler?
>>>> For your information, I'm using Chandler 1.0.2 on Windows XP
>>>> Service Pack 3.
>>>> Kind regards,
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