Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 591560
Meeting times shifted in Calendar
Last modified: 2010-12-03 09:46:39 EST
Description of problem:
All meeting times shifted 3 hours later (e.g. a 9:00am meeting is showing at 12:00 noon). All calendar entries are in a Zimbra calendar connected through CalDAV.
Calendar entries are still correct in Zimbra. The Evolution display can be re-set to the correct values by unselecting then selecting "Use System Time" in Preferences.
This problem first showed up this week.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Every time Evolution is started.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Start Evolution
2. Switch to Calendar view
All meetings are shown as occuring 3 hours after their actual time
Meetings are shown at their correct time.
Thanks for a bug report. Did you update tzdata package this week?
That workaround for select/unselect "Use System Timezone", are you supposed to do this every Evolution start? Like you close evolution, run it (no --force-shutdown), and the times are shifted again? I'm guessing either for something with gconf or tzdata, but that's just a quick guess.
I tried to reproduce it with no luck. Mine old tzdata package was
and everything seems the same. Mine timezone is Europe/Prague set in evolution, same as is shown beside "use system time zone" check box in Preferences. So I guess it might not be that.
Could you save one of incorrectly shown event to a file, before and after you change the setting in Preferences to make it behave properly, and also before you change it, right click in a Day View above the time column, and see what is the first line of "Show the second time zone" submenu, please? it should be the name of a timezone currently used in the day view, and should be the same as in Preferences.
Thanks in advance.
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