CRON and time

Andrej Borsenkow
Wed Jun 27 03:14:00 GMT 2001

> The above information is contained in tzset(3) and tzfile(5) man pages.
> Regretfully, the zic program was not ported to Cygwin and the above man
> pages are not in the distribution, and the localtime(3) man page that
> is included with Cygwin has MUCH less information then the Linux
> localtime(3) man page.
> I have the zic source and I'll try porting it.

While it is better than nothing - I believe, proper implementation in Cygwin
should take timezone information from Windows. Having two different places
to configure local timezone is confusing.

And is TZ format compatible between Unix and Windows?


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