Re: [bugs] appointments on the day of setting the clock back from DST to standard time are off by 1 h
- Date: Sat, 27 Oct 2018 22:33:05 +0200
- From: Lars Henriksen <LarsHenriksen@xxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [bugs] appointments on the day of setting the clock back from DST to standard time are off by 1 h
On Sat, Oct 27, 2018 at 03:45:00PM +0200, Marco van Hulten wrote:
> Pasted appointments on the day that the clock is changed from daylight
> saving time (DST, or summer time) to standard time (or winter time) are
> presented an hour off.
There definitely are problems. Also new appointments on the ominous day have
the start time shifted one hour back if >= 03:00.
> Moreover, when I have an appointment standing for tomorrow (when DST
> is set back to standard time), and I remove/cut it, and then paste it
> again, the new time is an hour earlier. If I repeat this, another
> shift of -1h, and so on until the start time of the appointment is
> before 03:00 (when we are supposed to move the clock an hour back).
> As a consequence of this shifting, apparently apts got corrupted;
> when starting calcurse again I get:
> │Please report the following bug:
> │ apoint.c: 229: date error in appointment
I cannot reproduce the last part (the date error). Could you be more specific
as to what exactly you entered?