Time Zone Jovo Plugin
This plugin for the Jovo Framework allows you to easily add cross-platform time zone support including an overall default time zone if there is not a country-code-specific default.
The following platforms are supported:
- Amazon Alexa
- Google Assistant
- Samsung Bixby
In the case of Amazon Alexa, after the first API call, the time zone is cached in Session Data at:
Don't access or change this value, instead use the method on the plugin:
NOTE: Support for Google Assistant is through default time zone only as the current User Experience (UX) of prompting for location and calling APIs to convert geo-location into a time zone needs improvement.
Install the plugin into your Jovo project:
npm install jovo-community-plugin-timezone --save
Register the plugin in:
Get the time zone in your handler:
myHandler.js or myHandler.ts:
You can set an overall default time zone fallback or defaults based on the country code portion of the locale that is sent with every request.
config.js or config.ts: