bug in inets or erlang!

Raimo Niskanen <>
Wed Nov 30 11:44:27 CET 2005


It also says:

        Failure: badarg if Date1 or Time1 do not denote a valid
        date or time.

Unfortunately it does not say what is a valid date or time.



 (Bengt Kleberg) writes:

> On 2005-11-30 10:20, Matthias Lang wrote:
> 
> > Making universaltime_to_localtime work for all possible dates in the
> > past and future is nontrivial.
> 
> making universaltime_to_localtime work according to the documentation
> is almost trivial. it says:
> 
> ''Converts Universal Time Coordinated (UTC) date and time to local
>                date and time, if this is supported by the underlying
> OS. Other-
>                wise, no conversion is done, and {Date1, Time1} is
> returned.''
> 
> 
> i.e. if the conversion fails, just return the input.
> 
> 
> bengt

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/ Raimo Niskanen, Erlang/OTP, Ericsson AB



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