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Dont rely on "%z" giving a number (or anything else) in Win32.

This only returns a value if you have performed os.setlocale() and
on my box both %z and %Z return a string like
"Eastern Standard Time"

On Sat, 12 Mar 2005 10:22:48 -0300, Luiz Henrique de Figueiredo
<> wrote:
> > Is there a way to access time zone information from Lua? Perhaps the
> > time zone name and its UTC offset?
>  -0300
>  BRT
> but %z is a GNU extension.
> --lhf