[tz] bug in export TZ where day light savings spans Dec 31st?
abbotti at mev.co.uk
Wed Jun 6 09:19:50 UTC 2012
On 2012-06-05 16:07, David Singleton wrote:
> On Jun 5, 2012, at 2:33 AM, Andreas Schwab wrote:
>> david singleton<dsingleton at mvista.com> writes:
>>> When I use the example from the timezone man page to define, and export
>>> a local TZ variable:
>>> export TZ="NZST-12.00:00NZDT-13:00:00,M10.1.0,M3.3.0"
>> This doesn't match the POSIX format, so you get unspecified behaviour.
>> Change that to a colon.
> you are right. The man page for timezone has the dot instead of colon typo.
For the record, that was fixed in release 3.33 of the Linux man-pages.
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