[arch-general] pacman.log has no timezone information in timestamp

Florian Wehner florian at whnr.de
Mon Mar 4 22:46:08 UTC 2019

>  `pacman` uses local time of your system. Indeed it seems like an 
>  ommision.

And the code says /* Use ISO-8601 date format */ - which is not entirely 
true :)

>  You may consider opening a feature request, so pacman.conf would allow
>either an option to include TZ in the logs (good idea) or setting custom
>time format (worse idea, as this would bind `pacman` codebase to the
>specific time formatting function).

I suggested a patch that just adds the time-zone-offset to the 
timestamp. Anyone interested can find it here: 


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