API Design Questions (4)

Max Kanat-Alexander mkanat at bugzilla.org
Wed Sep 30 05:54:41 UTC 2009

On 09/29/2009 10:48 PM, David Miller wrote:
> Does the spec say it has to be in the server's timezone, or only that it
> doesn't contain timezone information? 

	It just specifies an exact format and a clarification says that the API
docs should clarify what timezone it's sending. (This is one of
XML-RPC's major flaws.)

> If the latter, it would probably
> make more sense to always return it in UTC.

	Yeah, I plan to adjust the system to always return UTC in the future.
Or somebody can do that themselves and submit a patch, if they'd like.

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