I am trying to write a simple calendar app and having troubles with time
zones. For as many nice Date and Time helpers, action view and active
record sure don’t play nice with time zones.
I have an appointment model with the appointment_time attribute which is
My current issue is editing appointment_time with datetime_select within
<%= datetime_select :appointment_time, @appt.appt_time,ampm: true %>
appointment_time.in_time_zone(time_zone) #this is the appointment
owners time zone
This gives a select with the current date and time in UTC, not the
appointment date and time. appt_time does get called and returns the
correct date and time adjusted for the time zone.
The docs mention nothing about time zones, what is the best way to