> -----Original Message----- > From: Fred Drake [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] > Sent: Thursday, July 21, 2005 12:25 PM > To: Garrett Smith > Cc: Zope3-Dev (email@example.com) > Subject: Re: [Zope3-dev] Formatting dates > > On 7/21/05, Garrett Smith <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > > I guess my question was whether you see the widget handling the > > setting of the time zone, or the application. My vote would be that > > the widget deal with this, using adaptation to black box > the process > > of finding the implicit tzinfo (assuming the widget doesn't > have a UI for explicitly setting it). > > I'll agree that adaptation should be used to get the implied tzinfo. > > Whether the widget should be responsible for filling in a > tzinfo at all depends on how the application is going to use > the value; there should be a way for a field to indicate > whether the value contains a tzinfo as well as whether the > actual value should be normalized to a specific timezone. > > It should still be up to the application to specify what kind > of timezone handling is needed (via the schema).
Good point -- that should definitely be in the schema. I just want to avoid applying special handing for time zones outside the widget/schema framework. -- Garrett _______________________________________________ Zope3-dev mailing list Zope3firstname.lastname@example.org Unsub: http://mail.zope.org/mailman/options/zope3-dev/archive%40mail-archive.com