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authorEdwin Groothuis <edwin@FreeBSD.org>2008-10-14 03:21:36 +0000
committerEdwin Groothuis <edwin@FreeBSD.org>2008-10-14 03:21:36 +0000
commit018582a95359e2e96f99e64bb6e8d73deba158d3 (patch)
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parent81913e764ef16ec6603d36e9585fd6b3e7d8f4bd (diff)
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Vendor import of tzdata2008h.vendor/tzdata/tzdata2008h
- Minor update for Mauritius (which I don't understand) - Syria goes to DST at 1 November instead of 1 October. - Niue is now located at the right side of the equator.
-rw-r--r--africa14
-rw-r--r--asia16
-rw-r--r--southamerica18
-rw-r--r--zone.tab4
4 files changed, 44 insertions, 8 deletions
diff --git a/africa b/africa
index 304e7d3b77d4..34a62b9eabe1 100644
--- a/africa
+++ b/africa
@@ -1,4 +1,4 @@
-# @(#)africa 8.16
+# @(#)africa 8.17
# <pre>
# This data is by no means authoritative; if you think you know better,
@@ -453,11 +453,19 @@ Zone Africa/Nouakchott -1:03:48 - LMT 1912
# year 2008 - 2009 will, therefore, be effective as from 26 October 2008
# and end on 29 March 2009.
+# From Ed Maste (2008-10-07):
+# THE TIME BILL (No. XXVII of 2008) Explanatory Memorandum states the
+# beginning / ending of summer time is 2 o'clock standard time in the
+# morning of the last Sunday of October / last Sunday of March.
+# <a href="http://www.gov.mu/portal/goc/assemblysite/file/bill2708.pdf">
+# http://www.gov.mu/portal/goc/assemblysite/file/bill2708.pdf
+# </a>
+
# Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S
Rule Mauritius 1982 only - Oct 10 0:00 1:00 S
Rule Mauritius 1983 only - Mar 21 0:00 0 -
-Rule Mauritius 2008 max - Oct lastSun 2:00 1:00 S
-Rule Mauritius 2009 max - Mar lastSun 2:00 0 -
+Rule Mauritius 2008 max - Oct lastSun 2:00s 1:00 S
+Rule Mauritius 2009 max - Mar lastSun 2:00s 0 -
# Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]
Zone Indian/Mauritius 3:50:00 - LMT 1907 # Port Louis
4:00 Mauritius MU%sT # Mauritius Time
diff --git a/asia b/asia
index 768850f3df14..eb9f41163247 100644
--- a/asia
+++ b/asia
@@ -1,4 +1,4 @@
-# @(#)asia 8.23
+# @(#)asia 8.24
# <pre>
# This data is by no means authoritative; if you think you know better,
@@ -1957,8 +1957,20 @@ Rule Syria 2007 only - Nov Fri>=1 0:00 0 -
# compilers can't handle or having multiple Rules (a la Israel).
# For now, use "Apr Fri>=1", and go with IATA on a uniform Sep 30 end.
+# From Steffen Thorsen (2008-10-07):
+# Syria has now officially decided to end DST on 2008-11-01 this year,
+# according to the following article in the Syrian Arab News Agency (SANA).
+#
+# The article is in Arabic, and seems to tell that they will go back to
+# winter time on 2008-11-01 at 00:00 local daylight time (delaying/setting
+# clocks back 60 minutes).
+#
+# <a href="http://sana.sy/ara/2/2008/10/07/195459.htm">
+# http://sana.sy/ara/2/2008/10/07/195459.htm
+# </a>
+
Rule Syria 2008 max - Apr Fri>=1 0:00 1:00 S
-Rule Syria 2008 max - Oct 1 0:00 0 -
+Rule Syria 2008 max - Nov 1 0:00 0 -
# Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]
Zone Asia/Damascus 2:25:12 - LMT 1920 # Dimashq
diff --git a/southamerica b/southamerica
index 989c56870bec..5dae61a61b8b 100644
--- a/southamerica
+++ b/southamerica
@@ -1,4 +1,4 @@
-# @(#)southamerica 8.29
+# @(#)southamerica 8.30
# <pre>
# This data is by no means authoritative; if you think you know better,
@@ -177,6 +177,22 @@ Rule Arg 2000 only - Mar 3 0:00 0 -
# http://www.impulsobaires.com.ar/nota.php?id=57832 (in spanish)
# </a>
+# From Rodrigo Severo (2008-10-06):
+# Here is some info available at a Gentoo bug related to TZ on Argentina's DST:
+# ...
+# ------- Comment #1 from [jmdocile] 2008-10-06 16:28 0000 -------
+# Hi, there is a problem with timezone-data-2008e and maybe with
+# timezone-data-2008f
+# Argentinian law [Number] 25.155 is no longer valid.
+# <a href="http://www.infoleg.gov.ar/infolegInternet/anexos/60000-64999/60036/norma.htm">
+# http://www.infoleg.gov.ar/infolegInternet/anexos/60000-64999/60036/norma.htm
+# </a>
+# The new one is law [Number] 26.350
+# <a href="http://www.infoleg.gov.ar/infolegInternet/anexos/135000-139999/136191/norma.htm">
+# http://www.infoleg.gov.ar/infolegInternet/anexos/135000-139999/136191/norma.htm
+# </a>
+# So there is no summer time in Argentina for now.
+
Rule Arg 2007 only - Dec 30 0:00 1:00 S
Rule Arg 2008 max - Mar Sun>=15 0:00 0 -
Rule Arg 2008 max - Oct Sun>=15 0:00 1:00 S
diff --git a/zone.tab b/zone.tab
index 39cc55f816e0..ca9c76b10796 100644
--- a/zone.tab
+++ b/zone.tab
@@ -1,4 +1,4 @@
-# @(#)zone.tab 8.18
+# @(#)zone.tab 8.19
#
# TZ zone descriptions
#
@@ -293,7 +293,7 @@ NL +5222+00454 Europe/Amsterdam
NO +5955+01045 Europe/Oslo
NP +2743+08519 Asia/Katmandu
NR -0031+16655 Pacific/Nauru
-NU -1901+16955 Pacific/Niue
+NU -1901-16955 Pacific/Niue
NZ -3652+17446 Pacific/Auckland most locations
NZ -4357-17633 Pacific/Chatham Chatham Islands
OM +2336+05835 Asia/Muscat