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Bug 413 - glibc tzset manpage is wrong...
Summary: glibc tzset manpage is wrong...
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: man-pages
Version: 5.2
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Cristian Gafton
QA Contact:
Depends On:
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Reported: 1998-12-14 17:20 UTC by Bill Nottingham
Modified: 2014-03-17 02:08 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 1999-02-12 17:08:02 UTC

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Description Bill Nottingham 1998-12-14 17:20:11 UTC
The tzset manpage says it looks in
/usr/lib/zoneinfo/localtime, when it actually looks
at /etc/localtime (which is a link to

Comment 1 David Lawrence 1998-12-14 19:16:59 UTC
This has verified to be a problem with the tzset man page. It has been
assigned to a developer for further review.

Comment 2 Mike Maher 1999-02-12 17:08:59 UTC
Change made

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