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Version: 8.1

system.date.isDaylightTime

This function is used in Python Scripting.

Description

Checks to see if the current timezone is using daylight savings time during the date specified.

Client Permission Restrictions

This scripting function has no Client Permission restrictions.

Syntax

system.date.isDaylightTime([date])

Parameters

TypeParameterDescription
DatedateThe date you want to check if the current timezone is observing daylight savings time. Uses now() if omitted. [optional]

Returns

Boolean - True if date is observing daylight savings time in the current timezone; false otherwise.

Scope

Gateway, Vision Client, Perspective Session

Code Examples

Code Snippet
date = system.date.getDate(2018, 6, 28)
print system.date.isDaylightTime(date) #Will print True in the US Pacific time zone.

Keywords

system date isDaylightTime, date.isDaylightTime