jackrabbit-oak-dev mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Julian Reschke <julian.resc...@gmx.de>
Subject Re: Calendar.getInstance() usage
Date Fri, 06 Sep 2013 09:12:25 GMT
On 2013-09-06 10:59, Michael Dürig wrote:
>
>
> On 6.9.13 10:37 , Julian Reschke wrote:
>>> The way this is done in o.a.j.o.plugins.value.Conversions is through
>>>
>>> Calendar.getInstance(UTC)
>>>
>>> with
>>>
>>> TimeZone UTC = TimeZone.getTimeZone("GMT+00:00");
>>> ...
>>
>> Understood, but what's the point in taking the detour through a Calendar
>> object in the first place?
>
>
> Well, ask the authors of the spec ;-)
>
> The place I cited this from is used for the various conversion of Values
> instances, where Calender is used.

:-)

I wasn't asking about JCR's use of Calendar (which I believe was a bad 
idea), but the use of Calendar just to get the absolute system time...

Best regards, Julian





Mime
View raw message