gettz: Get the Timezone Information

A function to retrieve the system timezone on Unix systems which has been found to find an answer when 'Sys.timezone()' has failed. It is based on an answer by Duane McCully posted on 'StackOverflow', and adapted to be callable from R. The package also builds on Windows, but just returns NULL.

Version: 0.0.5
Published: 2022-10-29
DOI: 10.32614/CRAN.package.gettz
Author: Dirk Eddelbuettel
Maintainer: Dirk Eddelbuettel <edd at>
License: GPL-2 | GPL-3 [expanded from: GPL (≥ 2)]
NeedsCompilation: yes
Materials: README ChangeLog
CRAN checks: gettz results


Reference manual: gettz.pdf


Package source: gettz_0.0.5.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release (arm64): gettz_0.0.5.tgz, r-oldrel (arm64): gettz_0.0.5.tgz, r-release (x86_64): gettz_0.0.5.tgz, r-oldrel (x86_64): gettz_0.0.5.tgz
Old sources: gettz archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse suggests: anytime


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