[erlang-questions] calendar now_to_universal_time/1 vs. universal_time/0
Mon Sep 27 10:31:53 CEST 2010
On Mon, Sep 27, 2010 at 05:08, Ryan Zezeski <> wrote:
> What is different about these two functions? The only thing I can gather
> from the docs is that universal_time *may* return local time in certain
> circumstances but now_to_universal_time will not.
You mean universal_time/0 vs now_to_universal_time/1 ? :)
They have different arity and specification.
now_to_universal_time(now()) however should be equivalent to
universal_time(), as far as I understand.
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