ISSUE-106: Does Contacts API having a timezone field make sense, should it be utfOffset or utcOffset and tz to better match vCard?

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Does Contacts API having a timezone field make sense, should it be utfOffset or utcOffset and tz to better match vCard?

State:
CLOSED
Product:
Contacts API
Raised by:
Dominique Hazaƫl-Massieux
Opened on:
2011-01-19
Description:
Comment on format for timezone attribute in Contacts: http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-device-apis/2010Dec/0020.html
vCard has both a "TZ" and a "UTF-OFFSET" fields, with different formats.
Related Actions Items:
Related emails:
  1. Re: Regrets (was Re: Agenda - Distributed Meeting 2011-02-09) (from jmorris@cdt.org on 2011-02-09)
  2. Regrets (from marco.marengo@telecomitalia.it on 2011-02-09)
  3. Regrets (from dongyoung.lee@lge.com on 2011-02-09)
  4. Agenda - Distributed Meeting 2011-02-09 (from Frederick.Hirsch@nokia.com on 2011-02-08)
  5. RE: Regrets (was RE: Agenda - Distributed Meeting 2011-02-02) (from laszlo.1.gombos@nokia.com on 2011-02-02)
  6. Regrets (was RE: Agenda - Distributed Meeting 2011-02-02) (from schitturi@rim.com on 2011-02-01)
  7. Agenda - Distributed Meeting 2011-02-02 (from Frederick.Hirsch@nokia.com on 2011-02-01)
  8. Re: ISSUE-106: Does having a timezone field make sense, should it be utfOffset or utcOffset and tz to better match vCard (from harald@alvestrand.no on 2011-01-21)
  9. RE: ISSUE-106: Does having a timezone field make sense, should it be utfOffset or utcOffset and tz to better match vCard (from schitturi@rim.com on 2011-01-20)
  10. Re: ISSUE-106: Does having a timezone field make sense, should it be utfOffset or utcOffset and tz to better match vCard (from anssi.kostiainen@nokia.com on 2011-01-20)
  11. Re: ISSUE-106: Does having a timezone field make sense, should it be utfOffset or utcOffset and tz to better match vCard (from huntchr@gmail.com on 2011-01-20)
  12. Re: ISSUE-106: Does having a timezone field make sense, should it be utfOffset or utcOffset and tz to better match vCard (from dom@w3.org on 2011-01-20)
  13. Re: ISSUE-106: Does having a timezone field make sense, should it be utfOffset or utcOffset and tz to better match vCard (from huntchr@gmail.com on 2011-01-20)
  14. ISSUE-106: Does having a timezone field make sense, should it be utfOffset or utcOffset and tz to better match vCard (from sysbot+tracker@w3.org on 2011-01-19)

Related notes:

[fjh]: proposal from Rich

15 Mar 2011, 07:49:17

[dom]: Resolved as implemented in http://dev.w3.org/2009/dap/contacts/#widl-Contact-timezone

15 Mar 2011, 07:49:44

[dom]: resolution is that timezone attribute takes Timezone identifier, can take utf offset but not recommended

15 Mar 2011, 07:51:55

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