[wp-hackers] Changing the clock format in Write > Post

Ozh ozh at planetozh.com
Sun May 4 11:23:21 GMT 2008

On Sun, May 4, 2008 at 10:52 AM, Daniel Torreblanca
<regulatethis at gmail.com> wrote:
>  I think the issue is not with timezone, but with the time format
>  displayed by the post/page editor. It currently uses 24-hour time
>  rather than 12-hour time. This is completely independent of timezone.
>  The contention here is that some people do not understand a 24-hour
>  clock and would prefer to see/set post timestamps using a 12-hour
>  clock representation.

I understood the point of this thread with this (rather worthless imo)
24H vs AM/PM.
My 2 cents are that, while improving things in this area, would be
better that instead of picking a timezone by *naming it* (I for one
don't know if I live in UTC+2 or UTC+1 or whatever) it would be more
friendly to pick a timezone by its *current hour* (I for one know if
it's 9 or 10 where I live, and if I don't, my computer's javascript
Example: http://i25.tinypic.com/2btehi.gif

(This said, I don't really care about this whole stuff. Just a
suggestion on this topic)

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