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From Joe Pallas <pal...@cs.stanford.edu>
Subject Re: Replication and timestamps and timezones (oh my)
Date Wed, 05 Jan 2011 19:41:41 GMT

On Jan 5, 2011, at 11:17 AM, Jean-Daniel Cryans wrote:

> Maybe it's not clear, by "need to be in the same timezone" it means
> that the machines' configured timezone needs to be the same. So yes
> they can be in different physical timezones but it will work if the
> configured tz is UTC.

Still confused.  Aren't timestamps generated by System.currentTimeMillis() or its equivalent?
 That would represent UTC regardless of the configured timezone.

joe


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