[tz] [PATCH 4/5] tzselect.ksh: time scales assumed

Paul Eggert eggert at cs.ucla.edu
Sat Feb 13 07:15:09 UTC 2016

J William Piggott wrote:
> Local time is unknown, the displayed time should
> be labeled as using the selected time zone.
> The System Clock scale is unknown and should be
> labeled as Raw System Time showing a time zone of RAW.

The former makes sense, but the latter would be more confusing than helpful, as 
the tz system assumes that the system clock uses Universal Time and the benefit 
of reminding the user here that this is merely an assumption seems considerably 
smaller than the cost of the added confusion. I installed the attached patch to 
address the former issue.
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