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Recent Blog Comments By David L.
Posted on Jul 30, 2013 at 8:41 AM
@Ben, Correct, UTC itself is not affected by DST, but since local time is (or can be,) it still matters whenever you are converting from one to the other. (Example: EST is UTC -5, but EDT is UTC -4.) We store everything in UTC wherever possible, but some clients prefer to see time stamps in... read more »
Posted on Jul 29, 2013 at 2:33 PM
You might test to ensure that dateConvert() is accounting for DST correctly. I have found in the past (at least as recently as CF8,) that dateConvert() applies the DST offset based on the DST offset of the current date and time...not the actual offset for date and time submitted... read more »
Posted on May 14, 2013 at 12:24 PM
Ben, et al, Your post strikes close to an issue I am intimately familiar with. At my shop we have three distinct development teams, each using a different dev technology (.NET, CF, and Perl/open source). We realized within the last year that only the .NET team has been using wireframing / p... read more »