proposed time zone package changes--core dump avoidance

Clive D.W. Feather clive at
Sun Feb 14 22:48:38 UTC 2010

Robert Elz said:
> The only issue I have is that it is traditional (not sure if required
> by the standards or not) to return a writable string from asctime

It is my reading of the C99 standard that this is required.

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