RE timegm on SOLARIS

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at
Wed Nov 20 23:06:01 GMT 2002

On Thu, 2002-11-21 at 09:10, jra at wrote:
> On Thu, Nov 21, 2002 at 07:46:43AM +1100, Clive Elsum wrote:
> > 
> >  Hi,
> >  
> >  I have not had any feedback on the replacement module for timegm within 
> > /lib/replace.c. This fix allows a correct Solaris build, without it Clock Skew
> >  errors occur unless the machine is dropped back to GMT. Is there any chance of 
> > this being implemented?
> What we need is a ./configure autoconf test to determine if the system
> timegm is broken and needs replacing. Ca you code this test up ?

We already have this part.  The problem isn't that end of things, it's
just that the current replacement (taken directly from the relevant
linux manpage) doesn't actually appear to work.

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett                                 abartlet at
Manager, Authentication Subsystems, Samba Team  abartlet at
Student Network Administrator, Hawker College   abartlet at
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