Add "FIXME" comment.
authorBodo Möller <bodo@openssl.org>
Wed, 31 May 2000 09:51:55 +0000 (09:51 +0000)
committerBodo Möller <bodo@openssl.org>
Wed, 31 May 2000 09:51:55 +0000 (09:51 +0000)
crypto/asn1/a_utctm.c

index b855867..e3e5c45 100644 (file)
@@ -291,5 +291,12 @@ time_t ASN1_UTCTIME_get(const ASN1_UTCTIME *s)
                }
 #undef g2
 
-       return mktime(&tm)-offset*60;
+       return mktime(&tm)-offset*60; /* FIXME: mktime assumes the current timezone
+                                      * instead of UTC, and unless we rewrite OpenSSL
+                                      * in Lisp we cannot locally change the timezone
+                                      * without possibly interfering with other parts
+                                      * of the program. timegm, which uses UTC, is
+                                      * non-standard.
+                                      * Also time_t is inappropriate for general
+                                      * UTC times because it may a 32 bit type. */
        }