r1785 - trunk/varnish-cache/lib/libvarnish

Poul-Henning Kamp phk at phk.freebsd.dk
Mon Jul 30 16:19:33 CEST 2007

In message <87ps2a0yfp.fsf at des.linpro.no>, =?utf-8?Q?Dag-Erling_Sm=C3=B8rgrav?= writes:
>"Poul-Henning Kamp" <phk at phk.freebsd.dk> writes:
>> Which OS doesn't have timegm() ?
>timegm() is a BSDism.  Solaris doesn't have it, and I suspect other SysV
>derivatives (Tru64 etc.) don't either.
>> Lack of timegm() is so bogus that it should be handled in compat IMO.
>There is no reliable way to emulate it.

There is, force libc to live in UTC/GMT by setting env variables etc.

But this is a mess, which is why I want us to handle it in compat.

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