[tz] Getting current tzdb version in use

Paul Eggert eggert at cs.ucla.edu
Thu Jul 19 20:10:37 UTC 2018

John Haxby wrote:
> Fedora, RHEL6/CentOS6/OL6 and RHEL7/CentOS7/OL7 have good news and bad news.
> The good news is that /usr/share/zoneinfo/tzdata.zi exists.
> The bad news is that it says "# version unknown".

The bad-news part appears to be a bug in RHEL. I reported it here:


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