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Changes for version 20100403 - 2010-04-03

  • Build
  • Add a timeout to the system time.h limit check for systems that hang when you try times too large. [ 40764]
  • Bugs
  • strict compilers, like Sun's cc, would error because we passed too many elements to the tm struct. [ #55225]
  • Ensure localtime() honors the TZ environment variable.


Versions of Perl's time functions which work beyond 2038
Use Time::y2038's gmtime and localtime everywhere.