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Date: Sun, 24 Mar 2024 20:01:22 +0100
From: Joakim Sindholt <>
Subject: Re: Broken mktime calculations when crossing DST boundary

On Sun, 24 Mar 2024 18:36:40 +0000, Alexander Weps <> wrote:
> But there cannot be a case where you have normalized time add
> something, normalize and create normalized time that is lower and vice
> versa.

I'm curious. How do you imagine mktime, which takes only 1 parameter and
has no memory, deduces that to get the presently invalid 02:00:00
timestamp it's looking at you added 1 second to a valid 01:59:59
timestamp rather than say, subtracting 1 hour from a valid 03:00:00

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