Look into localtime, difftime and strftime functions.  These should be
enough to do anything you need.  Here's simple function to get you started:

char * timeToTimestamp(time_t  currtime, char * timestamp)
   struct tm *  convTime;

   convTime = localtime(&currtime);
   strftime(timestamp, 26,

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Subject: [C400-L] Z timestamp fields

How can I work with Z timestamp fields in C? They seem to turn into
26-byte character arrays in C. I don't know how to populate them with
the current timestamp or determine the differences between them, though.

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