Subject: Re: Timezone for /etc/security
To: Curt Sampson <>
From: Perry E. Metzger <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 10/02/2001 18:45:46
Curt Sampson <> writes:
> To avoid this problem and similar problems, I propose to put
>     TZ=UTC; export TZ
> at the beginning of /etc/security. I'll do this before reading
> security.conf, so that it can be overridden there if an admin really
> wants to have this run in another time zone (though I can't think of
> any good reason to do this).

I'm not sure I like this -- it will make the output of security
sometimes quite confusing.

Perry E. Metzger
NetBSD Development, Support & CDs.