> -----Original Message-----
> From: Austin Ziegler [mailto:halostatue / gmail.com] 
> Sent: Tuesday, August 15, 2006 7:12 AM
> To: ruby-talk ML
> Subject: Re: ParseDate.parsedate() and Time.now()
> 
> 
> On 8/15/06, Patrick Spence <patrick / pkspence.com> wrote:
> > As for the issue of returning "Central" vs "CST" or "CDT", I'm not 
> > overly concerned with that at this time. No doubt, that will change.
> 
> I'm not sure it'll change. You're on Windows, and Windows is 
> stupid this way, preferring to spell out "Central Daylight 
> Time" instead of "CDT"; I have yet to figure out how to get 
> the output from a Windows format string to be abbreviated or 
> better yet to return a +/- offset.

Modify your registry:

http://www.artima.com/forums/flat.jsp?forum=123&thread=158847

Or did you mean something else?

Regards,

Dan


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