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  • Hi I help develop an email website (http://www.fastmail.fm) and recently we wanted to move over to providing proper timezone support for users (eg give us a location, and we'll keep the time up to ...
    Rob MuellerRob Mueller
    Nov 13, 2003 at 4:43 am
    Nov 14, 2003 at 11:11 pm
  • Was there a compelling reason not to have a class method analagous to DefaultLocale() for timezones, such as DefaultTimezone()? And if it were present, am I alone in finding it useful for the Format ...
    Matt SiskMatt Sisk
    Nov 5, 2003 at 8:36 am
    Nov 6, 2003 at 4:11 am
  • This was originally to Dave directly. A second mail with a tentative patch that somewhat "fixes" the problem discussed below follows in a second mail (that I also sent to Dave directly and will ...
    Max MaischeinMax Maischein
    Nov 11, 2003 at 10:48 pm
    Nov 15, 2003 at 5:09 pm
  • Is there a module/routine to do this? From .NET Framework SDK documentation: "Time values are measured in 100-nanosecond units called ticks, and a particular date is the number of ticks since 12:00 ...
    David GaramondDavid Garamond
    Nov 23, 2003 at 9:08 pm
    Nov 25, 2003 at 6:09 pm
  • Two thoughts on the TimeZone issue: 1. Create DateTime::TimeZone::Lite. - This would return a subset of the Olson data that assumed the current rules extend infinitely in both directions. - This ...
    Rick MeashamRick Measham
    Nov 15, 2003 at 7:20 am
    Nov 18, 2003 at 6:37 am
  • I was trying to compare two durations, and came up with some surprises. DB<1 use DateTime; DB<2 $hour = DateTime::Duration- new(hours= 1); DB<3 $minute = DateTime::Duration- new(minutes= 1); # Try ...
    Jonathan SwartzJonathan Swartz
    Nov 9, 2003 at 2:55 pm
    Nov 11, 2003 at 6:14 pm
  • I'm adapting Strptime to return DateTime::Incomplete objects when it gets an incomplete datetime. The old behaviour was to return the lowest possible value. eg. 'November 2003' used to return ...
    Rick MeashamRick Measham
    Nov 3, 2003 at 7:08 am
    Nov 6, 2003 at 2:21 pm
  • Here's a football to kick around over the weekend: http://www.mojotoad.com/sisk/dt/ Regarding the sharing of DT::TZ data across the timezone singletons, I've got an example implementation that ...
    Matt SiskMatt Sisk
    Nov 15, 2003 at 5:12 am
    Dec 3, 2003 at 4:43 am
  • Just an FYI, not sure if it's an icc problem or a DateTime problem. [DateTime-0.18]# icc -V Intel(R) C++ Compiler for 32-bit applications, Version 6.0.1 Build 20020822Z [DateTime-0.18]# perl t/*inf* ...
    Rob MuellerRob Mueller
    Nov 14, 2003 at 6:29 am
    Nov 17, 2003 at 12:36 am
  • Looks like there are some problems with the datetime list archive at archive.develooper.com, only messages from July 2003 are showing. I know there is also the nttp.perl.org archive, but ...
    KellanKellan
    Nov 21, 2003 at 10:21 pm
    Nov 24, 2003 at 3:23 am
  • Seems to me that this... use strict; use warnings; use DateTime; while (1) { DateTime- now } ...leaks memory pretty fast. This is redhat 8, perl 5.8, DateTime 0.18 (and .01705). Could someone kindly ...
    Todd LorenzTodd Lorenz
    Nov 22, 2003 at 9:44 pm
    Nov 23, 2003 at 4:59 pm
  • This any use? perl -MDateTime::Format=Mail -wle 'print DateTime- now- format_mail' Sat, 01 Nov 2003 06:34:12 -0000 % perl -MDateTime::Format=HTTP -wle 'print DateTime- now- format_http' Sat, 01 Nov ...
    Iain TruskettIain Truskett
    Nov 1, 2003 at 6:40 am
    Nov 6, 2003 at 11:12 pm
  • Hi All, I have recently updated the test scripts for the Astro::Sunrise module and would like to incorporate these changes into the DateTime::Event::Sunrise test suite. However, I am unable to map an ...
    Hill, RonaldHill, Ronald
    Nov 5, 2003 at 2:01 pm
    Nov 5, 2003 at 9:58 pm
  • Nah, that's not going to happen. The entire point of the module is to get a DateTime object. So it's either going to be a full DateTime or a DateTime::Incomplete. Also: What's the ISO format for ...
    RickmeashamRickmeasham
    Nov 3, 2003 at 8:55 am
    Nov 4, 2003 at 9:09 pm
  • Sorry, not really a Perl question. I am designing a database model. For 'cities' table, I have the 'timezone' attribute. Is this okay? Is there a city which is splitted into two timezones (like 30 ...
    David GaramondDavid Garamond
    Nov 28, 2003 at 10:27 pm
    Nov 30, 2003 at 3:43 am
  • How about: $dti = DateTime::Incomplete- new( year = 2003 ); $dt1 = $dti- start; # 2003-01-01T00:00:00 $dt2 = $dti- end; # 2003-12-31T23:59:59 $span = $dti- span; If there is no 'year', then ...
    FglockFglock
    Nov 3, 2003 at 11:15 pm
    Nov 4, 2003 at 11:46 pm
  • DT::Incomplete does not pass tests under 5.00503 The error message is very weird. It seems that it is mostly related to requiring $var- $method(); instead of $var- $method; I'm working on a fix. - ...
    Flavio S. GlockFlavio S. Glock
    Nov 3, 2003 at 7:04 pm
    Nov 3, 2003 at 7:50 pm
  • There was some talk about this style a while ago, and I would like to know what you think about this syntax: $set- union( $set2 ); it would be the same as: $set = $set- union( $set2 ); but if you ...
    FglockFglock
    Nov 12, 2003 at 12:31 am
    Dec 3, 2003 at 3:57 am
  • Hello again, this is the patch, which allows for DateTime::Duration comparisions. It has no error checking for the border cases (yet), but the patched module still passes all tests, so I consider ...
    Max MaischeinMax Maischein
    Nov 11, 2003 at 10:49 pm
    Nov 13, 2003 at 6:35 pm
  • Just out of curiousity...why the '_datetime' suffix on these methods? Isn't that redundant? Or was it assuming that these methods might be showing up in classes outside of the DateTime namespace? And ...
    Matt SiskMatt Sisk
    Nov 5, 2003 at 7:40 am
    Nov 5, 2003 at 7:08 pm
  • I'm not sure if this is a good idea but it removes duplicate code (that's even in the same distribution). It would let DT::LeapSecond take advantage of the XS implementation in DT. It's also probably ...
    Joshua HoblittJoshua Hoblitt
    Nov 25, 2003 at 7:16 am
    Nov 25, 2003 at 6:08 pm
  • DateTime::Format::ICal 0.08 is not passing the dog food test and successfully parsing its own results. For example: $DTFI = DateTime::Format::ICal; $r = $DTFI- parse_recurrence(recurrence = ...
    Matt SiskMatt Sisk
    Nov 10, 2003 at 5:43 am
    Nov 10, 2003 at 1:00 pm
  • In DateTime.pm there are to references to $self- _normalize_nanoseconds ... where does this method exist? I see one in DT::Duration, but not DateTime. Thanks, Matt
    Matt SiskMatt Sisk
    Nov 5, 2003 at 9:28 pm
    Nov 5, 2003 at 9:58 pm
  • Is anyone working on a module to convert time strings in the format used by Tivoli Enterprise Console to DateTime objects? I was going to do so, and I figured I would check. Also, would you want that ...
    Dean ThayerDean Thayer
    Nov 4, 2003 at 9:10 pm
    Nov 5, 2003 at 11:54 am
  • Hi Claus, I discovered this while installing Bundle::DateTime on a clean perl install. The build for DateTime::Format:DBI fails if DBI isn't already installed. DBI should be listed as a dependency. ...
    Joshua HoblittJoshua Hoblitt
    Nov 2, 2003 at 11:01 pm
    Nov 2, 2003 at 11:32 pm
  • DateTime-Set 0.13 bugfix: duration() should never return an error message - Flavio S. Glock
    FglockFglock
    Nov 2, 2003 at 12:24 pm
    Nov 2, 2003 at 12:58 pm
  • Tues, Nov 25 2003 Convert_hour was horribly broken :( - Changed the convert_hour to convert to seconds ( as a duration) Then add the duration to the day. This will provide seconds for the DateTime ...
    Hill, RonaldHill, Ronald
    Nov 25, 2003 at 4:52 pm
    Nov 25, 2003 at 4:52 pm
  • 0.70 Nov 23, 2003 - Any validation call that used a callback leaked memory when using the XS version. This was introduced in 0.67, when callbacks started receiving a reference to the parameters as a ...
    Dave RolskyDave Rolsky
    Nov 23, 2003 at 5:05 pm
    Nov 23, 2003 at 5:05 pm
  • Pleas unsubscribe me from the list. Thanks
    Sebastian KrugSebastian Krug
    Nov 23, 2003 at 4:53 pm
    Nov 23, 2003 at 4:53 pm
  • Has anyone built the DateTime modules for ActiveState´s ppm? I have read messages in the archive of this list that implied a positive answer, but I was unable to find the modules themselves there. ...
    Juan LeonJuan Leon
    Nov 17, 2003 at 6:30 pm
    Nov 17, 2003 at 6:30 pm
  • I've been seeing this build error for a couple of months now on at least half a dozen different systems. -J -- /usr/bin/perl Build test t/00load...........ok t/01conversions....NOK 3# Failed test ...
    Joshua HoblittJoshua Hoblitt
    Nov 16, 2003 at 3:11 am
    Nov 16, 2003 at 3:11 am
  • Released to CPAN. Available immediately from: http://kolea.ifa.hawaii.edu/~jhoblitt/pm/DateTime-Format-ISO8601-0.04.tar.gz Changes since 0.03 - require DT 0.18 and DT::F::B 0.77 - recommend Test::Pod ...
    Joshua HoblittJoshua Hoblitt
    Nov 16, 2003 at 1:57 am
    Nov 16, 2003 at 1:57 am
  • I am trying to install DateTime under Perl 5.005_03 on sun4-solaris. Everything goes well until I get the following error running make: I was trying to install to directories under my home directory ...
    Ed PerroneEd Perrone
    Nov 11, 2003 at 11:25 pm
    Nov 11, 2003 at 11:25 pm
  • Has anything been done so far on business days between dates? I need this for a project. Fred Johnson
    Johnson Mr Fred KJohnson Mr Fred K
    Nov 10, 2003 at 5:34 pm
    Nov 10, 2003 at 5:34 pm
  • 0.0103 2003-11-06 - start, end, to_span - requires DateTime::Set 0.1401 Now you can do this: $dti = DateTime::Incomplete- new( year = 2004 ); print "Starts in ", $dti- start- datetime, ", ends in ", ...
    FglockFglock
    Nov 7, 2003 at 12:05 am
    Nov 7, 2003 at 12:05 am
  • Hi All, I was just wondering if anyone on the list is planning to attend Comdex/Apachecon 2003? Ron Hill
    Hill, RonaldHill, Ronald
    Nov 3, 2003 at 4:53 pm
    Nov 3, 2003 at 4:53 pm
  • Below is a patch to fix the %N strftime specifier in DateTime::Incomplete. Because *_nanosecond is a glob reference to &format_nanosecond we were getting an infinite depth recursion here. Cheers! ...
    Rick MeashamRick Measham
    Nov 3, 2003 at 7:09 am
    Nov 3, 2003 at 7:09 am
  • cpan install Bundle::DateTime Recursive dependency detected: Bundle::DateTime = Params::Validate = D/DR/DROLSKY/Params-Validate-0.68.tar.gz = Test::More = M/MS/MSCHWERN/Test-Simple-0.47.tar.gz = ...
    Joshua HoblittJoshua Hoblitt
    Nov 2, 2003 at 11:06 pm
    Nov 2, 2003 at 11:06 pm
  • DateTime::Incomplete 0.01 is on CPAN =head1 NAME DateTime::Incomplete - An incomplete datetime, like January 5 =head1 SYNOPSIS my $dti = DateTime::Incomplete- new( year = 2003 ); # 2003-xx-xx $dti- ...
    FglockFglock
    Nov 1, 2003 at 2:49 am
    Nov 1, 2003 at 2:49 am
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