[ntp:questions] Can or should the NTP protocol eventually serve timezone data?

Rod Dorman rodd at panix.com
Fri Jun 19 18:52:59 UTC 2009

In article <qu-dnfrtdPK6Z6fXnZ2dnUVZ_hydnZ2d at giganews.com>,
Richard B. Gilbert <rgilbert88 at comcast.net> wrote:
>  ...
>Kludging local timezone conversions into the NTP protocol somehow would 
>be a nightmare if you could persuade anyone to do it!  24 or more 
>timezones  ...

Don't forget that there are places like Newfoundland that don't have a
nice round number of hours offset.

					-- Rod --

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