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TZSELECT(8)									      TZSELECT(8)

NAME
       tzselect - select a time zone

SYNOPSIS
       tzselect

DESCRIPTION
       The tzselect program asks the user for information 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 interaction with the user is done via standard input and standard error.

ENVIRONMENT VARIABLES
       AWK    Name of a Posix-compliant awk program (default: awk).

       TZDIR  Name    of    the   directory   containing   time   zone	 data	files	(default:
	      /usr/local/etc/zoneinfo).

FILES
       TZDIR/iso3166.tab
	      Table of ISO 3166 2-letter country codes and country names.

       TZDIR/zone.tab
	      Table of country codes, latitude and longitude, TZ  values,  and	descriptive  com-
	      ments.

       TZDIR/TZ
	      Time zone data file for time zone TZ.

EXIT STATUS
       The  exit  status  is zero if a time zone was successfully obtained from the user, nonzero
       otherwise.

SEE ALSO
       newctime(3), tzfile(5), zdump(8), zic(8)

										      TZSELECT(8)
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