TZSELECT(1M) Maintenance Commands TZSELECT(1M)

tzselect - select a time zone


The tzselect program asks you a series of questions 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 user interaction is through standard input and standard error.

The tzselect command has no options.

The following exit values are returned:


Timezone information was successfully obtained.


An error occurred.

directory containing timezone data files

See attributes(5) for descriptions of the following attributes:

Stability Evolving

zdump(1M), zic(1M), ctime(3C), attributes(5)

September 6, 2001 OmniOS