[webkit-reviews] review requested: [Bug 7107] Refactor Date object to provide direct access to milliseconds/offset : [Attachment 6294] proposed patch

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Alexey Proskuryakov <ap at nypop.com> has asked  for review:
Bug 7107: Refactor Date object to provide direct access to milliseconds/offset

Attachment 6294: proposed patch

------- Additional Comments from Alexey Proskuryakov <ap at nypop.com>
While refactoring the code, I had to also make several Windows-specific

Apparently, the Windows _daylight global has a different meaning than seems to
have been expected by GetTimezoneOffset implementation. In fact, _daylight is
non-zero if the machine is configured to support daylight savings time, not
when DST is active. In other words, there are two ways to make _daylight
1) Tick "Automatically adjust clock for daylight saving changes" checkbox in
Date and Time control panel - _daylight becomes 1 (the actual value is
2) give TZ environment variable a value that includes a DST timezone. E.g.:
set TZ=MSK3  -> _daylight=0
set TZ=MSK3MSD	-> _daylight=77 (value depends on the timezone, also

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