[wp-hackers] Storing absolute time stamps

James Davis james at freecharity.org.uk
Mon Jun 25 13:56:58 GMT 2007

Omry Yadan wrote:

> I suggest that we store UTC timestamp everywhere, and convert them
> before they are displayed.

Not everyone has a constant offset from their server's time.

Your suggestion would retrospectively change the displayed times of
posts which were correct at the time the post was made.

If the times your posts are incorrect, the fix is to alter the times of
the posts.


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