[rc5] Win32 CLI client shows incorrect time

dan carter daniel.carter at stonebow.otago.ac.nz
Mon Oct 27 23:44:34 EST 1997


On Mon, 27 Oct 1997 13:56:06 +1100, Glen Mcbride wrote:
>It seems that the RC5 client figures out the GMT time by the timezone set in the OS, which is GMT+10. With the onset of Daylight Savings time the correct calculation of GMT would be to assume we are at GMT+11.
>
>So I take it that there is no way for the client to query the OS to see if we are in DST and/or the OS does not report it as such.
>
>Glen
It is certainly possible, here in OS/2 it took care of the transition
into new zealands daylight savings time with out any intervention...

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