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Re: Time parsing is wrong?

From: Henrik Frystyk Nielsen <frystyk@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 27 Jan 1999 12:06:07 -0500
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To: olga@goliath.eai.com, www-lib@w3.org
At 10:15 1/27/99 -0600, olga wrote:
>I have added code to HTTPReq.c to HTTPMakeRequest to get time zone and to
>print the converted timestring:

I ran a test on solaris, linix, and digital unix - and there is a problem
on solris but not on linux or digital unix. On solaris the lm date is one
hour behind.

In older versions of solaris, there was a bug in the non-reentrant version
of gmtime/strftime combination which is why there is the #ifdef SOLARIS in


However, this is not the case anymore and in any case doesn't apply for SGI.


Henrik Frystyk Nielsen,
World Wide Web Consortium

Received on Wednesday, 27 January 1999 12:06:12 UTC

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