corporate win--their requirements

Christopher A. Aillon caillon at
Sat Sep 28 03:58:01 UTC 2002

David Miller wrote:
>>Time Zone-sensitive Date/Time Display
>>Dates and times should be displayed in the user's time zone, not the
>>server's time zone.
> If they have Javascript active, we can know their timezone the first time
> they submit a form (i.e. at create-account).  If they don't, we assume the
> timezone of the local server, until the user changes their preferences to
> say otherwise.

Yes.  Or you could just use JS to call Date.getTimezoneOffset().

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