System Time Zone

J. Landman Gay jacque at
Wed Sep 7 21:46:01 EDT 2022

"The internet time" gives you the offset from Greenwich time. No city though.

Jacqueline Landman Gay | jacque at
HyperActive Software |
On September 7, 2022 6:50:09 PM Bob Sneidar via use-livecode 
<use-livecode at> wrote:

> Hi all.
> I am exploring the possibility of creating a scheduling module, and am 
> reading up on the iCalendar specification. I can localize the date and time 
> by entering a valid time zone, and can hard code it for where I am at, but 
> I want to be able to use this anywhere.
> The format of a localized time in iCalendar looks something like:
> DTSTAMP;TZID=America/Los_Angeles:20220907T163000
> It's the, "America/Los_Angeles" bit I am trying to find a way to grok. How 
> can I extract that in LC? Isn't there some kind of function that will 
> return the current system's time zone?
> Bob S
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