Jürgen Herrmann wrote at 2005-11-9 13:38 +0100: >zope 2.7.8's DateTime::strftime() looks like this: > >def strftime(self, format): > # Format the date/time using the *local timezone representation*. > return strftime(format, safelocaltime(self.timeTime())) > >it seems that my assumption about strftime's behaviour was incorrect. >why do we have time zones at all, if strftime always uses the machine's >local time zone?
Zope's "strftime" is simply broken. Forget about it. It should be simple to implement your own version in Python (and I think someone already did). Once you did, donate the implementation to Zope.... -- Dieter _______________________________________________ Zope maillist - Zope@zope.org http://mail.zope.org/mailman/listinfo/zope ** No cross posts or HTML encoding! ** (Related lists - http://mail.zope.org/mailman/listinfo/zope-announce http://mail.zope.org/mailman/listinfo/zope-dev )