git: 7e3c7de28d11 - stable/14 - tzsetup: be explicit about *timezone* abbreviation

From: Ed Maste <>
Date: Thu, 18 Apr 2024 14:05:15 UTC
The branch stable/14 has been updated by emaste:


commit 7e3c7de28d11c8e7070b492e692f45ae49bdeebb
Author:     Ed Maste <>
AuthorDate: 2024-03-25 20:25:23 +0000
Commit:     Ed Maste <>
CommitDate: 2024-04-18 14:05:01 +0000

    tzsetup: be explicit about *timezone* abbreviation
    During the install process tzsetup asks a question like
        Does the abbreviation `EDT' look reasonable?
    The installer asks lots of questions, some that relate to the previous
    screen or topic and some that do not.  A new user installed FreeBSD for
    the first time and was confused by this question, not realizing that it
    was asking whether the abbreviation is correct for the selected
    Reviewed by:    bapt, brooks, imp
    Sponsored by:   The FreeBSD Foundation
    Differential Revision:
    (cherry picked from commit 40b57cb616ca19aee3de104acd058da289c936bb)
 usr.sbin/tzsetup/tzsetup.c | 2 +-
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/usr.sbin/tzsetup/tzsetup.c b/usr.sbin/tzsetup/tzsetup.c
index f6440a0ea736..eca7358df1df 100644
--- a/usr.sbin/tzsetup/tzsetup.c
+++ b/usr.sbin/tzsetup/tzsetup.c
@@ -709,7 +709,7 @@ confirm_zone(const char *filename)
 	tm = localtime(&t);
 	snprintf(prompt, sizeof(prompt),
-	    "Does the abbreviation `%s' look reasonable?", tm->tm_zone);
+	    "Does the timezone abbreviation `%s' look reasonable?", tm->tm_zone);
 	conf.title = "Confirmation";
 	rv = (bsddialog_yesno(&conf, prompt, 5, 72) == BSDDIALOG_YES);
 	return (rv);