[Haifux] Fun with timezones in Linux

Tzafrir Cohen tzafrir at cohens.org.il
Sun Apr 19 05:46:42 MSD 2009

On Sat, Apr 18, 2009 at 07:17:27PM +0300, Ohad Lutzky wrote:
> Hello folks,
> I've recently been dealing with an odd timezone issue at work, which has to
> do with daylight savings time. I've published a blog post about it, and I'd
> very much appreciate any input you might have.
> http://blog.lutzky.net/2009/04/18/timezones-are-fickle/
> Many thanks!

"Pure" timezones with no DST mess?

TZ=GMT-3 date
TZ=GMT-2 date

Sure, there are many ways you can shoot yourself in the foot.

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