Another LiveWriter / dasBlog scheduling experiment

Thu 12 July 2007

\~8AM Hawaiian == \~7PM UCT


Saved Publish On (Local) Appears At Publish Date 8:50 Today  9AM immediately 9 AM publication 9:25 Today 9:30 immediately   9:26 Today 11:30 immediately   9:30 1:30 immediately   9:32 1:45 ?   9:32 1:35 immediately   9:33 1:45 immediately   9:33 1:50 immediately (!)   9:35 2:30 Today @ 2:30 Today @ 2:30 3:00PM 3:00PM immediately 3PM today 3:00PM Tomorrow 8AM    


Theory:

"Today" is determined strictly from UCT Date.

"Now" is determined properly by subtracting TZ offset.

Note that this creates a problem if "UCT Date" - TZ offset creates a "rollunder." Problem is more acute the further from UCT you are (sez the guy living UCT -11).  

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