[tz] [PROPOSED] date +%z now outputs -0000 for uninhabited

Robert Elz kre at munnari.OZ.AU
Sun Jan 15 12:57:21 UTC 2017

In e-mail, a zone of -0000 is intended to mean that the date/time given
is in the sender's local time, but there is no information available about
what that would be in UTC (no available timezone info).   It is intended for
systems that keep only local time (if any of those remain these days.)


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