[Buildroot] [PATCH 2/2] package/tzdata: new package

Thomas Petazzoni thomas.petazzoni at free-electrons.com
Fri Jan 4 13:41:19 UTC 2013

Dear Richard Braun,

On Fri,  4 Jan 2013 14:06:10 +0100, Richard Braun wrote:

> +		for zone in $(TZDATA_ZONELIST); do \
> +			$(TZDATA_ZIC) -d _output -y yearistype.sh $$zone; \
> +			$(TZDATA_ZIC) -d _output/posix -y yearistype.sh $$zone; \

I am wondering why we are generating the time zone data twice here with
the same argument? I know POSIX says that time zone data shouldn't take
leap seconds into account, so I understand the difference between
_output/posix and _output/right, but not between _output and

Thomas Petazzoni, Free Electrons
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development, consulting, training and support.

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