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Re: Time patch -- let's talk about it.

On Mon, 23 Jun 1997, Petr Stehlik wrote:

> > btw: If you are running your machine with local time you should 
> > have set the TZ env variable including DST information, cause ... 
> Well, and this is something I would not like. I think that a machine with
> local time should not need any env variable or additional cookies for
> running programs linked with MiNTlibs.

I agree that nothing should break if the environment variable or
the cookie are absent.  What is the default behaviour in that
case?  IMHO, if there is insufficient information from the
cookie and env. var., then the system should assume the internal
clock is set to local time, and give out information in local
time as well.