TZ not working

Earnie Boyd
Thu Jun 15 13:17:00 GMT 2000

--- Noel L Yap <> wrote:
> I've installed cygwin-1.1.2 and now all dates are displayed as UTC.  Setting
> TZ=US/Eastern or TZ=EST or TZ=EDT doesn't work.  How are timezones described
> in
> Cygwin?

My dates are displayed fine and I have TZ=EST5EDT.  As for how is it described,
the best answer is in the code.  Look at src/winsup/cygwin/localtime.c and


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