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Opened 5 years ago

Closed 5 years ago

#809 closed defect (invalid)

PHP America/Mexico_City Timezone not listed in Settings>General

Reported by: marcozink Owned by:
Milestone: Priority: normal
Component: General Keywords: needs-patch
Cc:

Description

This timezone is not listed, it may not be the only one.

Change History (1)

#1 @Otto42
5 years ago

  • Resolution set to invalid
  • Status changed from new to closed

The timezone listing in Settings->General comes from your own PHP installation. WordPress doesn't maintain this list, as it doesn't have to. It gets it from PHP.

In my test install, America/Mexico City is indeed listed. This is a local install running PHP 5.4.19, and the phpinfo shows the "Olson" Timezone Database Version as 2013.4.

Additionally, as this is part of the core code, a ticket discussing it should be made on the core.trac instead of here. Nevertheless, if you update your version of PHP, you would probably get the updated timezone listings along with it.

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