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Re: Perl daylight savings time issue? (nm, I'm an idiot)

by CountZero (Bishop)
on Mar 14, 2016 at 15:58 UTC ( #1157670=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Perl daylight savings time issue? (nm, I'm an idiot)

In Belgium Daylight Saving Time starts on Sunday March 27, 2016 at 2:00 AM local time.

Hence perl -MData::Dumper -le "print [ localtime() ]->[-1]" now gives 0 and perl -MData::Dumper -le "print [ localtime(time + 60 * 60 * 24 * 14) ]->[-1]" gives 1.

My Windows 7 computer doesn't have a TZ environment variable set at all.


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