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Re: [PATCH] Point TZDIR to the /usr/share/zoneinfo

On Mon, 1 Dec 2003, Corinna Vinschen wrote:

> On Mon, Dec 01, 2003 at 11:50:39AM -0500, Igor Pechtchanski wrote:
> > On Mon, 1 Dec 2003, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> > > Should we do some extra stuff to maintain backward compatibility with
> > > the old /usr/local/etc path?  I don't think so but...
> > >
> > > Corinna
> >
> > That's pretty much what I suggested in
> > <>.  Right now, the
> > code is not $TZDIR-aware, AFAICS.  IMO, having it first check the TZDIR
> > environment variable, and if that's not set, default to the #defined value
> > of TZDIR would be the right solution.  Something like (very raw)
> Interested to change this to a real patch with ChangeLog and all that?
> Corinna


If you don't see anything obviously wrong (or missing) in these changes,
I'll test this and submit a proper patch (eventually).
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