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Change local timezone for orwiki
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On, if there is a visit from an IP address then it shows the default time as UTC but for registered user's it is normal (Local time IST).
Is it normal? Can't we set the recent changes time log according to the local time.
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Related Gerrit Patches:
operations/mediawiki-config : masterSet wgLocaltimezone for orwiki

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It is a question of default timezone. The default timezone is UTC, but the server admins can set $wgLocaltimezone to the correct timezone for your location/wiki. is already using Asia/Kolkata

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Yes, it is already implemented in and it's showing correctly.
But we also have to set $wgLocaltimezone to the Asia/Kolkata timezone for Can someone do this task? Do I need to create a new task for this?

Change 260745 had a related patch set uploaded (by Reedy):
Set wgLocaltimezone for orwiki

TTO added a subscriber: TTO.Dec 23 2015, 11:58 AM

Please obtain community consensus on Oriya/Odia Wikipedia for the change. See for more info.

TTO renamed this task from Setting Local Time for IP Address in Recent Changes to Change local timezone for orwiki.Dec 23 2015, 11:59 AM
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I can see there has been a change at gerrit. I have started a consensus and already got two supports. Hope all will support. My question is do I need to create a new task for this? Please suggest. Thank You.

The URL is the reason of non-English URl. There is no solution till yet besides short URL.

Change 260745 merged by jenkins-bot:
Set wgLocaltimezone for orwiki

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