TZSELECT(8) Linux System Administration TZSELECT(8)
tzselect - select a timezone
The tzselect program asks the user for information about the current location, and outputs the resulting timezone description to standard output. The output is suitable as a value for the TZ environment variable. All interaction with the user is done via standard input and standard error.
The exit status is zero if a timezone was successfully obtained from the user, and is nonzero otherwise.
AWK Name of a POSIX-compliant awk program (default: awk). TZDIR Name of the directory containing timezone data files (default: /usr/share/zoneinfo).
TZDIR/iso3166.tab Table of ISO 3166 2-letter country codes and country names. TZDIR/zone.tab Table of country codes, latitude and longitude, TZ values, and descriptive comments. TZDIR/TZ Timezone data file for timezone TZ.
tzfile(5), zdump(8), zic(8)
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Pages that refer to this page: pcpintro(1), PCPIntro(1), tzfile(5), environ(7)
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