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From Kasper Sørensen <i.am.kasper.soren...@gmail.com>
Subject [PATCH] Fix for bug in Salesforce DATE object formatting/parsing
Date Fri, 23 Aug 2013 13:36:13 GMT
Here's a patch for the issue with DATE objects, just mentioned [1]:
https://gist.github.com/kaspersorensen/6319391

[1] Email thread "Date format to insert in salesforce":

"In the salesforce module we always convert incoming Date values
using a SimpleDateFormat with the UTC timezone. This is because SF
saves the dates in UTC, so we have to ensure we don't wrongly send a
date in the wrong format. All well. But a problem is that we also do
this (apply timezone) for DATE columns, which are columns that don't
have any time-of-day information (like a birthdate). In such scenarios
we should not apply a timezone since it may change the actual date
that we're submitting to SF. This is a bug which I'll post a patch for
shortly."

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