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Re^2: On node obliteration

by talexb (Canon)
on Oct 15, 2012 at 21:24 UTC ( #999187=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: On node obliteration
in thread On node obliteration

    An edit history with times of the last edits would be nice ..

Ideally the edit is labeleld with the time, complete with time zone, since not all of us are in the Eastern Time Zone. :)

Alex / talexb / Toronto

"Groklaw is the open-source mentality applied to legal research" ~ Linus Torvalds

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Re^3: On node obliteration
by ambrus (Abbot) on Oct 16, 2012 at 11:57 UTC

    You can achieve that by typing something like [localtime://2012-10-16T11:52:14UTC] to the node, which will get formatted in the timezone of the reader, eg: Oct 16, 2012 at 11:52 UTC. Don't forget the UTC part or else the time is parsed as server time.

    Here's a script to generate such a string.

    perl -we 'use Date::Manip::Date; $d = Date::Manip::Date->new("now"); $ +d->convert("UTC"); print $d->printf("[localtime://%OUTC]\n");'

    Btw, I don't usually give times like that in update notices, because I mark the update only up to a day of precision, or with no timestamp at all if I update soon after posting.

Re^3: On node obliteration
by Anonymous Monk on Oct 15, 2012 at 22:07 UTC

    Ideally ...

    Ideally the monk doesn't have to do anything to get a timestamp inserted

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[erix]: lazyness-driven inventio :)
[erix]: "the dog ate my homework"
[Eily]: looks more like "all my plates are broken and I don't understand why. Also I can't retrieve the broken parts because the elephant in the room is on the way"
[ambrus]: Eily: also webpages aren't displayed on my monitor no matter what I click with the mouse, and there's a blackout right now, could that be a problem?
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