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[bug-diffutils] bug#51228: bug#51228: Incorrect timezone in unified diff
[bug-diffutils] bug#51228: bug#51228: Incorrect timezone in unified diff on Solaris?
Fri, 15 Oct 2021 19:05:36 -0700
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On 10/15/21 6:55 AM, Vladimir Marek wrote:
I am not entirely sure where is nstrftime.c coming from, so I'm
reporting the issue here.
Thanks for reporting it. Although nstrftime.c comes from Gnulib, this is
a diffutils bug: the 0 diffutils passes to nstrftime stands for
Universal Time (UT), whereas local time is wanted. This bug is not
triggered on GNU/Linux or the BSDs, which have tm_gmtoff in their
I installed the attached patch into diffutils. Please give it a try, as
the patch you sent mishandles the case when today's UT offset differs
from the UT offset in effect when the file was last modified (e.g., due
to a daylight-saving change).
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