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Re: [SLUG] Fixing Palm devices (no patching required)
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- Subject: Re: [SLUG] Fixing Palm devices (no patching required)
- From: "Sonia Hamilton" <sonia@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Sun, 30 Mar 2008 17:01:41 +1100
On Sun, 30 Mar 2008 11:28:58 +1100, "Jeff Waugh" <jdub@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Dunno about Windows Mobile, but for folks using Palm-based phones or
Nice. In my pre-coffee brain fuddle I just setup another tz called
Sydney2 on GMT+11, but this is the "right" way to do it.
Out of interest on my recent travels thru Mexico/Guatemala, I found
timezones in Palm didn't correspond to what ppl actually use. I found
the easiest thing to do was to set one tz to Sydney, another to UTC, and
have a set of custom (Mx1, Mx2, etc). That way I could set UTC & Sydney
times correctly, and keep jiggling with the custom ones until I got a
correct local time.
In country areas the correct time was a political hot potato - there was
the government tz and the local's tz...