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authorEric Wong <normalperson@yhbt.net>2011-04-19 00:33:48 +0000
committerEric Wong <normalperson@yhbt.net>2011-04-19 00:33:48 +0000
commitb7459a293c1b3efe3f5be4201620af885bb8122e (patch)
tree079805c918923fdbf3010d0187d3c4b70a099e15
parent0a2cb5093f7fbba370fd9b6caaf308139220b47b (diff)
strftime() isn't locale-independent, so it can lead to
inconsistencies in logs.
-rw-r--r--README8
1 files changed, 4 insertions, 4 deletions
diff --git a/README b/README
index 598d976..c5cf63d 100644
--- a/README
+++ b/README
@@ -73,10 +73,10 @@ that receives a "<<" method:
   (including response body iteration).  PRECISION defaults to 3
   (milliseconds) if not specified but may be specified anywhere from
   0(seconds) to 6(microseconds).
-* $time_iso8601 - time in ISO 8601 format
-* $time_local, $time_local{FORMAT} - current local time, FORMAT defaults to
-  "%d/%b/%Y:%H:%M:%S %z" but accepts any strftime(3)-compatible format
-* $time_utc, $time_utc{FORMAT} - like $time_local, except with UTC
+* $time_iso8601 - current local time in ISO 8601 format,
+  e.g. "1970-01-01T00:00:00+00:00"
+* $time_local - current local time in Apache log format,
+  e.g. "01/Jan/1970:00:00:00 +0000"
 * $usec - current time in seconds.microseconds since the Epoch
 * $msec - current time in seconds.milliseconds since the Epoch
 * $body_bytes_sent - bytes in the response body (Apache: %B)