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Re: Daylight Savings



Actually, daylight savings time all works fine within the time stuff in glibc. 
You just have to set the time zone environment variable TZ.

See

http://www.gnu.org/software/libc/manual/html_node/TZ-Variable.html#TZ%20Variable

for furhter info.

I've not tried the time zone database though!

Bob


Pieter Grimmerink wrote:
>>-----Original Message-----
>>From: owner-dev-etrax@xxxxxxx.com]On">mailto:owner-dev-etrax@xxxxxxx.com]On
>>Behalf Of Dave Matlock
>>
>>Can the devboard82 handle daylight savings time automatically?  
> 
> 
> I don't know what exactly is required to make this work;
> -/etc/localtime timezone description file
> -timezone aware date/time tools
> -??
> 
> As for the timezone aware tools, maybe busybox can be
> configured to use timezone stuff.
> Or is the timezone awareness handled internally by glibc?
> 
> I want to get this working to some day, though it's not
> the highest thing on my priority list...
> 
> Regards,
> 
> Pieter
> 
> 
>