Man page of Time::Zone

Time::Zone

Section: User Contributed Perl Documentation (3pm)

Updated: 2014-04-11

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NAME

Time::Zone -- miscellaneous timezone manipulations routines

SYNOPSIS

        use Time::Zone;
        print tz2zone();
        print tz2zone($ENV{'TZ'});
        print tz2zone($ENV{'TZ'}, time());
        print tz2zone($ENV{'TZ'}, undef, $isdst);
        $offset = tz_local_offset();
        $offset = tz_offset($TZ);

DESCRIPTION

This is a collection of miscellaneous timezone manipulation routines.

 "tz2zone()"
parses the TZ environment variable and returns a timezone string suitable for inclusion in date?(1)-like output. It opionally takes a timezone string, a time, and a is-dst flag.
 "tz_local_offset()"
determins the offset from GMT time in seconds. It only does the calculation once.
 "tz_offset()"
determines the offset from GMT in seconds of a specified timezone.
 "tz_name()"
determines the name of the timezone based on its offset

AUTHORS

Graham Barr <[email protected]> David Muir Sharnoff <[email protected]> Paul Foley <[email protected]>


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