Postponed code pushes

Paul Eggert eggert at CS.UCLA.EDU
Tue May 3 00:02:39 UTC 2005

"Olson, Arthur David (NIH/NCI)" <olsona at> writes:

> Is there anything that could be done by a carefully selected TZ
> value that can't be done more easily in other ways?

Yes, I'd say so.  Generally, it's attacking setuid programs that rely
on TZ to do something reasonable, e.g., when appending time stamps to
log files.

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