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The abbreviations for the time zone for standard and daylight savings time


#include <time.h>

char *tzname[];


This global variable holds the standard abbreviations for the time zone and the time zone when daylight saving time is in effect. Whenever you call a time function, tzset() is called to set the values in the array, based on the current time zone.


POSIX 1003.1 XSI

See also:

daylight, timezone, tzset()

Setting the time zone in the Configuring Your Environment chapter of the Neutrino User's Guide