>I have access to two SPARCstation LXs, one (a) running Solaris 2.1 and
>the other (b) running 2.3. A date command on either machine gives me the
>local (ie, NZ) date. However, there are differences in the rsh
>behaviour. An rsh from LXa to LXb gives me a local date, but an rsh from
>LXb to LXa gives me a GMT date. Why? Both machines have /etc/TIMEZONE
>with TZ set to NZ, but it seems that the TZ environment variable is not
>set for an rsh on the Solaris 2.1 machine.
Upgrading is the only way out.