Opened 6 years ago

Last modified 6 years ago

#133 new defect

Xios gregorian calendar actually is proleptic gregorian

Reported by: ssenesi Owned by: ymipsl
Priority: major Component: XIOS
Version: 2.0 Keywords:


Change History (4)

comment:1 Changed 6 years ago by ymipsl

So what do you suggest ?

comment:2 Changed 6 years ago by ssenesi

At least to fix the doc, and the value of calendar_type written in datafiles, in order that datafiles are consistent

comment:3 Changed 6 years ago by ssenesi

You could also adopt the follwoing rule:

1- if user requests a gregorian calendar

  • if he does not set a reference time before 15 october 1582, OK (don't change anything in code)
  • otherwise, just exit (at least as long as Xios cannot really handle a gregorian calendar for early dates in the Julian era)

2- if the user requests a proleptic_gregorian calendar : OK, just do not change anything in Xios logic (except for he calendar_type value in datafiles)

comment:4 Changed 6 years ago by ssenesi

This is not an urgent matter, anyway.

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