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Re^3: How to convert time from one time zone to another

by ww (Archbishop)
on Apr 02, 2012 at 15:12 UTC ( [id://963037] : note . print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

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  1. or download this
    use 5.014;
    # convert TZ 
        local $ENV{TZ} = "IST-05:30";                  # does not return c
    +orrect time on W7
        say "In Mumbai, it is " . localtime();         # but, rather, same
    + as NY localtime
  2. or download this
    $ENV{TZ}: EST5EDT                            # TZ is set but this does
                                                 # not appear to be defaul
    +t (for Win7)
    In New York, it is Mon Apr  2 10:41:23 2012  # correct
    In Mumbai, it is Mon Apr  2 10:41:23 2012    #obviously wrong