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TZSELECT(1)                                                Debian Timezone Configuration                                               TZSELECT(1)

tzselect - view timezones SYNOPSIS
This manual page explains how you can use the tzselect utility to view the installed timezone. It comes handy when you want to know what time it is in other countries, or if you just wonder what timezones exist. tzselect is called without any parameters from the shell. It shows a list of about one dozen geographic areas one can roughly recognize as continents. After choosing a geographic area by number, a list of countries and cities in this area will be shown. You can press the Enter key to reprint the list. To choose a timezone, just press the number left to it. If your input is invalid, the list will be reprinted. You may press Ctrl-C to interrupt the script at any time. Note that tzselect will not actually change the timezone for you. Use 'dpkg-reconfigure tzdata' to achieve this. FILES
/usr/share/zoneinfo/ SEE ALSO
hwclock(8) AUTHOR
Copyright 1998 Marcus Brinkmann <> Please see nroff source for legal notice. Debian 12 June 1998 TZSELECT(1)

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tzselect(1M)						  System Administration Commands					      tzselect(1M)

tzselect - select a time zone SYNOPSIS
/usr/bin/tzselect DESCRIPTION
The tzselect program asks you a series of questions about the current location and outputs the resulting time zone description to standard output. The output is suitable as a value for the TZ environment variable. All user interaction is through standard input and standard error. OPTIONS
The tzselect command has no options. EXIT STATUS
The following exit values are returned: 0 Timezone information was successfully obtained. >0 An error occurred. FILES
/usr/share/lib/zoneinfo directory containing timezone data files ATTRIBUTES
See attributes(5) for descriptions of the following attributes: +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+ | ATTRIBUTE TYPE | ATTRIBUTE VALUE | +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+ |Availability |SUNWcsu | +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+ |Stability |Evolving | +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+ SEE ALSO
zdump(1M), zic(1M), ctime(3C), attributes(5) SunOS 5.10 6 Sep 2001 tzselect(1M)
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