[ntp:questions] Olson database of timezones in posix.1 format

Danny Mayer mayer at ntp.isc.org
Wed May 9 03:48:18 UTC 2007

This is off-topic for this mailing list. NTP has no concept of
timezones. Please ask in an appropriate newsgroup/mailing-list.

Priya Chakravarthi wrote:
> Hi Dave,
> I saw your question on the mailing list and wondered if you've managed
> to get an answer for this. I am on the lookout for a complete list of
> POSIX strings for timezones found in the zoneinfo folder. When I see
> strings such as GMT-11 in the zoneinfo folder I do not know how to
> handle it (how do you convert GMT-11 to std offset dst
> [offset],start[/time],end[/time] format?). Having a full list will help
> me debug my application better. Any help in this regard will be welcome.
> Thanks,
> Priya

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