[wp-hackers] Daylight Savings Glitch

Peter Westwood peter.westwood at ftwr.co.uk
Sun Mar 21 17:52:13 UTC 2010

On 15 Mar 2010, at 17:53, Otto wrote:

> Well, yes, changing the post_status to "publish" is what did it.
> That's what "publishing" is, really. The post_time would have had no
> impact.
> I'm pretty sure the scheduling mechanism makes no attempt to try to
> figure out what the savings rules will be on a future scheduled date.
> It seems like something that's only going to happen rarely, with the
> end result that the post will publish one hour later or earlier than
> expected. Basically, the problem only can occur when you future-post
> across the time change line.
> So yes, it's a bug, but I suspect it'd be rather low priority.

If someone feels like digging into it some more.

This ticket is a good place to start:


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