[wp-hackers] Timezone in RSS feeds

Computer Guru computerguru at neosmart.net
Tue Apr 10 15:51:24 GMT 2007

The idea is that everyone's individual RSS reader will auto-format the time field to match the correct value.

You need to keep in mind that RSS isn't supposed to be read raw or even "parsed" by Firefox or IE7 - most people access feeds via a desktop or web interface, and those take care of all the details for each individual viewer :)

Computer Guru
NeoSmart Technologies

> -----Original Message-----
> From: wp-hackers-bounces at lists.automattic.com [mailto:wp-hackers-
> bounces at lists.automattic.com] On Behalf Of Nikolay Bachiyski
> Sent: Tuesday, April 10, 2007 6:27 PM
> To: wp-hackers at lists.automattic.com
> Subject: [wp-hackers] Timezone in RSS feeds
> Hello,
> Is there any particular reason that the feeds doesn't include the real
> post time and the GMT offset, but only the GMT time? For example in my
> I remember there was a reason, however I could neither recall it,
> neither find it in the archives.
> Nikolay.
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