Subject: Re: Executing jobs at DST start/end
To: Hubert Feyrer <>
From: Martin Husemann <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 04/18/2003 19:05:43
On Fri, Apr 18, 2003 at 06:34:31PM +0200, Hubert Feyrer wrote:
> I wonder how one finds out when that time exactly is...

You don't realy need to in the case of cron, though it would help to run
the command more precisely at the right time (which I don't consider realy

I would just record the struct tm tm_gmtoff value and when waking up check if
it is now is something different.