Proposal: API for thread-safe time zone functions

Jonathan Lennox lennox at
Thu Jun 7 19:28:52 UTC 2001

On Thursday, June 7 2001, "Garrett Wollman" wrote to "Jonathan Lennox, tz at" saying:

> <<On Thu, 7 Jun 2001 15:04:44 -0400 (EDT), Jonathan Lennox <lennox at> said:
> > timezone_t is fine.
> It may be fine for you, but it's a real PITA for anyone trying to
> write reasonable header files for an unrelated library.

I'm not sure I follow'd prefer the 'struct timezone' (or whatever)
name, but you think it wouldn't get past a standards committee?

Jonathan Lennox
lennox at

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