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7080326 update zoneinfo timezones to 2011i (Samoa, Newfoundland) 7087931 update zoneinfo timezones to 2011j (Samoa) 7093560 update zoneinfo timezones to 2011k (Belarus, Palestine, Ukraine) 7099266 update zoneinfo timezones to 2011l (Fiji, Palestine) 7104499 update zoneinfo timezones to 2011m (Brazil, Ukraine) 7106892 update zoneinfo timezones to 2011n (Cuba, Fiji)
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# This file is in the public domain, so clarified as of
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# 2009-05-17 by Arthur David Olson.
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# This data is by no means authoritative; if you think you know better,
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# go ahead and edit the file (and please send any changes to
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# [email protected] for general use in the future).
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# From Paul Eggert (2006-03-22):
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# A good source for time zone historical data outside the U.S. is
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# Thomas G. Shanks and Rique Pottenger, The International Atlas (6th edition),
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# San Diego: ACS Publications, Inc. (2003).
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#
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# Gwillim Law writes that a good source
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# for recent time zone data is the International Air Transport
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# Association's Standard Schedules Information Manual (IATA SSIM),
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# published semiannually.  Law sent in several helpful summaries
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# of the IATA's data after 1990.
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# Except where otherwise noted, Shanks & Pottenger is the source for
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# entries through 1991, and IATA SSIM is the source for entries afterwards.
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# Other sources occasionally used include:
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#	Edward W. Whitman, World Time Differences,
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#	Whitman Publishing Co, 2 Niagara Av, Ealing, London (undated),
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#	which I found in the UCLA library.
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#	<a href="http://www.pettswoodvillage.co.uk/Daylight_Savings_William_Willett.pdf">
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#	William Willett, The Waste of Daylight, 19th edition
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#	</a> (1914-03)
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#	Brazil's Departamento Servico da Hora (DSH),
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#	<a href="http://pcdsh01.on.br/HISTHV.htm">
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#	History of Summer Time
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#	</a> (1998-09-21, in Portuguese)
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#
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# I invented the abbreviations marked `*' in the following table;
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# the rest are from earlier versions of this file, or from other sources.
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# Corrections are welcome!
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#                   std dst  2dst
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#                   LMT           Local Mean Time
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#       -4:00       AST ADT       Atlantic
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#       -3:00       WGT WGST      Western Greenland*
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#       -1:00       EGT EGST      Eastern Greenland*
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#        0:00       GMT BST  BDST Greenwich, British Summer
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#        0:00       GMT IST       Greenwich, Irish Summer
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#        0:00       WET WEST WEMT Western Europe
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#        0:19:32.13 AMT NST       Amsterdam, Netherlands Summer (1835-1937)*
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#        0:20       NET NEST      Netherlands (1937-1940)*
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#        1:00       CET CEST CEMT Central Europe
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#        1:00:14    SET           Swedish (1879-1899)*
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#        2:00       EET EEST      Eastern Europe
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#        3:00       MSK MSD       Moscow
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# A reliable and entertaining source about time zones, especially in Britain,
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# Derek Howse, Greenwich time and longitude, Philip Wilson Publishers (1997).
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# From Peter Ilieve (1994-12-04),
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# The original six [EU members]: Belgium, France, (West) Germany, Italy,
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# Luxembourg, the Netherlands.
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# Plus, from 1 Jan 73: Denmark, Ireland, United Kingdom.
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# Plus, from 1 Jan 81: Greece.
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# Plus, from 1 Jan 86: Spain, Portugal.
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# Plus, from 1 Jan 95: Austria, Finland, Sweden. (Norway negotiated terms for
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# entry but in a referendum on 28 Nov 94 the people voted No by 52.2% to 47.8%
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# on a turnout of 88.6%. This was almost the same result as Norway's previous
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# referendum in 1972, they are the only country to have said No twice.
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# Referendums in the other three countries voted Yes.)
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# ...
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# Estonia ... uses EU dates but not at 01:00 GMT, they use midnight GMT.
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# I don't think they know yet what they will do from 1996 onwards.
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# ...
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# There shouldn't be any [current members who are not using EU rules].
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# A Directive has the force of law, member states are obliged to enact
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# national law to implement it. The only contentious issue was the
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# different end date for the UK and Ireland, and this was always allowed
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# in the Directive.
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# Britain (United Kingdom) and Ireland (Eire)
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# From Peter Ilieve (1994-07-06):
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# On 17 Jan 1994 the Independent, a UK quality newspaper, had a piece about
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# historical vistas along the Thames in west London. There was a photo
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# and a sketch map showing some of the sightlines involved. One paragraph
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# of the text said:
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# `An old stone obelisk marking a forgotten terrestrial meridian stands
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# beside the river at Kew. In the 18th century, before time and longitude
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# was standardised by the Royal Observatory in Greenwich, scholars observed
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# this stone and the movement of stars from Kew Observatory nearby. They
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# made their calculations and set the time for the Horse Guards and Parliament,
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# but now the stone is obscured by scrubwood and can only be seen by walking
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# along the towpath within a few yards of it.'
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# I have a one inch to one mile map of London and my estimate of the stone's
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# position is 51 deg. 28' 30" N, 0 deg. 18' 45" W. The longitude should
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# be within about +-2". The Ordnance Survey grid reference is TQ172761.
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# [This yields GMTOFF = -0:01:15 for London LMT in the 18th century.]
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# From Paul Eggert (1993-11-18):
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# Howse writes that Britain was the first country to use standard time.
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# The railways cared most about the inconsistencies of local mean time,
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# and it was they who forced a uniform time on the country.
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# The original idea was credited to Dr. William Hyde Wollaston (1766-1828)
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# and was popularized by Abraham Follett Osler (1808-1903).
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# The first railway to adopt London time was the Great Western Railway
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# in November 1840; other railways followed suit, and by 1847 most
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# (though not all) railways used London time.  On 1847-09-22 the
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# Railway Clearing House, an industry standards body, recommended that GMT be
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# adopted at all stations as soon as the General Post Office permitted it.
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# The transition occurred on 12-01 for the L&NW, the Caledonian,
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# and presumably other railways; the January 1848 Bradshaw's lists many
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# railways as using GMT.  By 1855 the vast majority of public
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# clocks in Britain were set to GMT (though some, like the great clock
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# on Tom Tower at Christ Church, Oxford, were fitted with two minute hands,
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# one for local time and one for GMT).  The last major holdout was the legal
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# system, which stubbornly stuck to local time for many years, leading
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# to oddities like polls opening at 08:13 and closing at 16:13.
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# The legal system finally switched to GMT when the Statutes (Definition
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# of Time) Act took effect; it received the Royal Assent on 1880-08-02.
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#
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# In the tables below, we condense this complicated story into a single
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# transition date for London, namely 1847-12-01.  We don't know as much
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# about Dublin, so we use 1880-08-02, the legal transition time.
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# From Paul Eggert (2003-09-27):
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# Summer Time was first seriously proposed by William Willett (1857-1915),
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# a London builder and member of the Royal Astronomical Society
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# who circulated a pamphlet ``The Waste of Daylight'' (1907)
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# that proposed advancing clocks 20 minutes on each of four Sundays in April,
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# and retarding them by the same amount on four Sundays in September.
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# A bill was drafted in 1909 and introduced in Parliament several times,
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# but it met with ridicule and opposition, especially from farming interests.
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# Later editions of the pamphlet proposed one-hour summer time, and
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# it was eventually adopted as a wartime measure in 1916.
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# See: Summer Time Arrives Early, The Times (2000-05-18).
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# A monument to Willett was unveiled on 1927-05-21, in an open space in
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# a 45-acre wood near Chislehurst, Kent that was purchased by popular
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# subscription and open to the public.  On the south face of the monolith,
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# designed by G. W. Miller, is the...William Willett Memorial Sundial,
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# which is permanently set to Summer Time.
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# From Winston Churchill (1934-04-28):
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# It is one of the paradoxes of history that we should owe the boon of
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# summer time, which gives every year to the people of this country
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# between 160 and 170 hours more daylight leisure, to a war which
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# plunged Europe into darkness for four years, and shook the
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# foundations of civilization throughout the world.
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#	-- <a href="http://www.winstonchurchill.org/fh114willett.htm">
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#	"A Silent Toast to William Willett", Pictorial Weekly
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#	</a>
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# From Paul Eggert (1996-09-03):
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# The OED Supplement says that the English originally said ``Daylight Saving''
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# when they were debating the adoption of DST in 1908; but by 1916 this
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# term appears only in quotes taken from DST's opponents, whereas the
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# proponents (who eventually won the argument) are quoted as using ``Summer''.
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# From Arthur David Olson (1989-01-19):
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#
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# A source at the British Information Office in New York avers that it's
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# known as "British" Summer Time in all parts of the United Kingdom.
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# Date: 4 Jan 89 08:57:25 GMT (Wed)
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# From: Jonathan Leffler
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# [British Summer Time] is fixed annually by Act of Parliament.
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# If you can predict what Parliament will do, you should be in
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# politics making a fortune, not computing.
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# From Chris Carrier (1996-06-14):
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# I remember reading in various wartime issues of the London Times the
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# acronym BDST for British Double Summer Time.  Look for the published
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# time of sunrise and sunset in The Times, when BDST was in effect, and
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# if you find a zone reference it will say, "All times B.D.S.T."
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# From Joseph S. Myers (1999-09-02):
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# ... some military cables (WO 219/4100 - this is a copy from the
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# main SHAEF archives held in the US National Archives, SHAEF/5252/8/516)
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# agree that the usage is BDST (this appears in a message dated 17 Feb 1945).
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# From Joseph S. Myers (2000-10-03):
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# On 18th April 1941, Sir Stephen Tallents of the BBC wrote to Sir
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# Alexander Maxwell of the Home Office asking whether there was any
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# official designation; the reply of the 21st was that there wasn't
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# but he couldn't think of anything better than the "Double British
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# Summer Time" that the BBC had been using informally.
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# http://student.cusu.cam.ac.uk/~jsm28/british-time/bbc-19410418.png
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# http://student.cusu.cam.ac.uk/~jsm28/british-time/ho-19410421.png
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# From Sir Alexander Maxwell in the above-mentioned letter (1941-04-21):
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# [N]o official designation has as far as I know been adopted for the time
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# which is to be introduced in May....
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# I cannot think of anything better than "Double British Summer Time"
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# which could not be said to run counter to any official description.
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# From Paul Eggert (2000-10-02):
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# Howse writes (p 157) `DBST' too, but `BDST' seems to have been common
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# and follows the more usual convention of putting the location name first,
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# so we use `BDST'.
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# Peter Ilieve (1998-04-19) described at length
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# the history of summer time legislation in the United Kingdom.
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# Since 1998 Joseph S. Myers has been updating
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# and extending this list, which can be found in
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# <a href="http://student.cusu.cam.ac.uk/~jsm28/british-time/">
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# History of legal time in Britain
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# </a>
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# From Joseph S. Myers (1998-01-06):
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#
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# The legal time in the UK outside of summer time is definitely GMT, not UTC;
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# see Lord Tanlaw's speech
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# <a href="http://www.parliament.the-stationery-office.co.uk/pa/ld199697/ldhansrd/pdvn/lds97/text/70611-20.htm#70611-20_head0">
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# (Lords Hansard 11 June 1997 columns 964 to 976)
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# </a>.
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# From Paul Eggert (2006-03-22):
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#
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# For lack of other data, follow Shanks & Pottenger for Eire in 1940-1948.
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#
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# Given Ilieve and Myers's data, the following claims by Shanks & Pottenger
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# are incorrect:
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#     * Wales did not switch from GMT to daylight saving time until
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#	1921 Apr 3, when they began to conform with the rest of Great Britain.
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# Actually, Wales was identical after 1880.
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#     * Eire had two transitions on 1916 Oct 1.
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# It actually just had one transition.
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#     * Northern Ireland used single daylight saving time throughout WW II.
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# Actually, it conformed to Britain.
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#     * GB-Eire changed standard time to 1 hour ahead of GMT on 1968-02-18.
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# Actually, that date saw the usual switch to summer time.
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# Standard time was not changed until 1968-10-27 (the clocks didn't change).
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#
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# Here is another incorrect claim by Shanks & Pottenger:
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#     * Jersey, Guernsey, and the Isle of Man did not switch from GMT
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#	to daylight saving time until 1921 Apr 3, when they began to
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#	conform with Great Britain.
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# S.R.&O. 1916, No. 382 and HO 45/10811/312364 (quoted above) say otherwise.
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#
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# The following claim by Shanks & Pottenger is possible though doubtful;
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# we'll ignore it for now.
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#     * Dublin's 1971-10-31 switch was at 02:00, even though London's was 03:00.
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#
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#
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# Whitman says Dublin Mean Time was -0:25:21, which is more precise than
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# Shanks & Pottenger.
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# Perhaps this was Dunsink Observatory Time, as Dunsink Observatory
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# (8 km NW of Dublin's center) seemingly was to Dublin as Greenwich was
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# to London.  For example:
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#
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#   "Timeball on the ballast office is down.  Dunsink time."
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#   -- James Joyce, Ulysses
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# From Joseph S. Myers (2005-01-26):
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# Irish laws are available online at www.irishstatutebook.ie.  These include
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# various relating to legal time, for example:
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#
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# ZZA13Y1923.html ZZA12Y1924.html ZZA8Y1925.html ZZSIV20PG1267.html
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#
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# ZZSI71Y1947.html ZZSI128Y1948.html ZZSI23Y1949.html ZZSI41Y1950.html
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# ZZSI27Y1951.html ZZSI73Y1952.html
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#
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# ZZSI11Y1961.html ZZSI232Y1961.html ZZSI182Y1962.html
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# ZZSI167Y1963.html ZZSI257Y1964.html ZZSI198Y1967.html
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# ZZA23Y1968.html ZZA17Y1971.html
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#
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# ZZSI67Y1981.html ZZSI212Y1982.html ZZSI45Y1986.html
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# ZZSI264Y1988.html ZZSI52Y1990.html ZZSI371Y1992.html
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# ZZSI395Y1994.html ZZSI484Y1997.html ZZSI506Y2001.html
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#
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# [These are all relative to the root, e.g., the first is
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# <http://www.irishstatutebook.ie/ZZA13Y1923.html>.]
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#
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# (These are those I found, but there could be more.  In any case these
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# should allow various updates to the comments in the europe file to cover
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# the laws applicable in Ireland.)
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#
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# (Note that the time in the Republic of Ireland since 1968 has been defined
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# in terms of standard time being GMT+1 with a period of winter time when it
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# is GMT, rather than standard time being GMT with a period of summer time
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# being GMT+1.)
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# From Paul Eggert (1999-03-28):
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# Clive Feather (<news:[email protected]>, 1997-03-31)
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# reports that Folkestone (Cheriton) Shuttle Terminal uses Concession Time
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# (CT), equivalent to French civil time.
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# Julian Hill (<news:[email protected]>, 1998-09-30) reports that
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# trains between Dollands Moor (the freight facility next door)
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# and Frethun run in CT.
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# My admittedly uninformed guess is that the terminal has two authorities,
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# the French concession operators and the British civil authorities,
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# and that the time depends on who you're talking to.
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# If, say, the British police were called to the station for some reason,
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# I would expect the official police report to use GMT/BST and not CET/CEST.
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# This is a borderline case, but for now let's stick to GMT/BST.
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# From an anonymous contributor (1996-06-02):
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# The law governing time in Ireland is under Statutory Instrument SI 395/94,
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# which gives force to European Union 7th Council Directive # 94/21/EC.
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# Under this directive, the Minister for Justice in Ireland makes appropriate
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# regulations. I spoke this morning with the Secretary of the Department of
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# Justice (tel +353 1 678 9711) who confirmed to me that the correct name is
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# "Irish Summer Time", abbreviated to "IST".
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# Rule	NAME	FROM	TO	TYPE	IN	ON	AT	SAVE	LETTER/S
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# Summer Time Act, 1916
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Rule	GB-Eire	1916	only	-	May	21	2:00s	1:00	BST
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Rule	GB-Eire	1916	only	-	Oct	 1	2:00s	0	GMT
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
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   318
# S.R.&O. 1917, No. 358
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   319
Rule	GB-Eire	1917	only	-	Apr	 8	2:00s	1:00	BST
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   320
Rule	GB-Eire	1917	only	-	Sep	17	2:00s	0	GMT
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   321
# S.R.&O. 1918, No. 274
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   322
Rule	GB-Eire	1918	only	-	Mar	24	2:00s	1:00	BST
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   323
Rule	GB-Eire	1918	only	-	Sep	30	2:00s	0	GMT
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   324
# S.R.&O. 1919, No. 297
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   325
Rule	GB-Eire	1919	only	-	Mar	30	2:00s	1:00	BST
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   326
Rule	GB-Eire	1919	only	-	Sep	29	2:00s	0	GMT
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   327
# S.R.&O. 1920, No. 458
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   328
Rule	GB-Eire	1920	only	-	Mar	28	2:00s	1:00	BST
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   329
# S.R.&O. 1920, No. 1844
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   330
Rule	GB-Eire	1920	only	-	Oct	25	2:00s	0	GMT
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   331
# S.R.&O. 1921, No. 363
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   332
Rule	GB-Eire	1921	only	-	Apr	 3	2:00s	1:00	BST
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   333
Rule	GB-Eire	1921	only	-	Oct	 3	2:00s	0	GMT
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   334
# S.R.&O. 1922, No. 264
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   335
Rule	GB-Eire	1922	only	-	Mar	26	2:00s	1:00	BST
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   336
Rule	GB-Eire	1922	only	-	Oct	 8	2:00s	0	GMT
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   337
# The Summer Time Act, 1922
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   338
Rule	GB-Eire	1923	only	-	Apr	Sun>=16	2:00s	1:00	BST
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   339
Rule	GB-Eire	1923	1924	-	Sep	Sun>=16	2:00s	0	GMT
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   340
Rule	GB-Eire	1924	only	-	Apr	Sun>=9	2:00s	1:00	BST
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   341
Rule	GB-Eire	1925	1926	-	Apr	Sun>=16	2:00s	1:00	BST
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   342
# The Summer Time Act, 1925
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   343
Rule	GB-Eire	1925	1938	-	Oct	Sun>=2	2:00s	0	GMT
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   344
Rule	GB-Eire	1927	only	-	Apr	Sun>=9	2:00s	1:00	BST
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   345
Rule	GB-Eire	1928	1929	-	Apr	Sun>=16	2:00s	1:00	BST
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   346
Rule	GB-Eire	1930	only	-	Apr	Sun>=9	2:00s	1:00	BST
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   347
Rule	GB-Eire	1931	1932	-	Apr	Sun>=16	2:00s	1:00	BST
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   348
Rule	GB-Eire	1933	only	-	Apr	Sun>=9	2:00s	1:00	BST
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   349
Rule	GB-Eire	1934	only	-	Apr	Sun>=16	2:00s	1:00	BST
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   350
Rule	GB-Eire	1935	only	-	Apr	Sun>=9	2:00s	1:00	BST
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   351
Rule	GB-Eire	1936	1937	-	Apr	Sun>=16	2:00s	1:00	BST
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   352
Rule	GB-Eire	1938	only	-	Apr	Sun>=9	2:00s	1:00	BST
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   353
Rule	GB-Eire	1939	only	-	Apr	Sun>=16	2:00s	1:00	BST
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   354
# S.R.&O. 1939, No. 1379
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   355
Rule	GB-Eire	1939	only	-	Nov	Sun>=16	2:00s	0	GMT
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   356
# S.R.&O. 1940, No. 172 and No. 1883
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   357
Rule	GB-Eire	1940	only	-	Feb	Sun>=23	2:00s	1:00	BST
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   358
# S.R.&O. 1941, No. 476
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   359
Rule	GB-Eire	1941	only	-	May	Sun>=2	1:00s	2:00	BDST
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   360
Rule	GB-Eire	1941	1943	-	Aug	Sun>=9	1:00s	1:00	BST
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   361
# S.R.&O. 1942, No. 506
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   362
Rule	GB-Eire	1942	1944	-	Apr	Sun>=2	1:00s	2:00	BDST
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   363
# S.R.&O. 1944, No. 932
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   364
Rule	GB-Eire	1944	only	-	Sep	Sun>=16	1:00s	1:00	BST
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   365
# S.R.&O. 1945, No. 312
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   366
Rule	GB-Eire	1945	only	-	Apr	Mon>=2	1:00s	2:00	BDST
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   367
Rule	GB-Eire	1945	only	-	Jul	Sun>=9	1:00s	1:00	BST
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   368
# S.R.&O. 1945, No. 1208
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   369
Rule	GB-Eire	1945	1946	-	Oct	Sun>=2	2:00s	0	GMT
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   370
Rule	GB-Eire	1946	only	-	Apr	Sun>=9	2:00s	1:00	BST
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   371
# The Summer Time Act, 1947
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   372
Rule	GB-Eire	1947	only	-	Mar	16	2:00s	1:00	BST
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   373
Rule	GB-Eire	1947	only	-	Apr	13	1:00s	2:00	BDST
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   374
Rule	GB-Eire	1947	only	-	Aug	10	1:00s	1:00	BST
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   375
Rule	GB-Eire	1947	only	-	Nov	 2	2:00s	0	GMT
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   376
# Summer Time Order, 1948 (S.I. 1948/495)
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   377
Rule	GB-Eire	1948	only	-	Mar	14	2:00s	1:00	BST
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   378
Rule	GB-Eire	1948	only	-	Oct	31	2:00s	0	GMT
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   379
# Summer Time Order, 1949 (S.I. 1949/373)
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   380
Rule	GB-Eire	1949	only	-	Apr	 3	2:00s	1:00	BST
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   381
Rule	GB-Eire	1949	only	-	Oct	30	2:00s	0	GMT
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   382
# Summer Time Order, 1950 (S.I. 1950/518)
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   383
# Summer Time Order, 1951 (S.I. 1951/430)
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   384
# Summer Time Order, 1952 (S.I. 1952/451)
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   385
Rule	GB-Eire	1950	1952	-	Apr	Sun>=14	2:00s	1:00	BST
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   386
Rule	GB-Eire	1950	1952	-	Oct	Sun>=21	2:00s	0	GMT
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   387
# revert to the rules of the Summer Time Act, 1925
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   388
Rule	GB-Eire	1953	only	-	Apr	Sun>=16	2:00s	1:00	BST
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   389
Rule	GB-Eire	1953	1960	-	Oct	Sun>=2	2:00s	0	GMT
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   390
Rule	GB-Eire	1954	only	-	Apr	Sun>=9	2:00s	1:00	BST
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   391
Rule	GB-Eire	1955	1956	-	Apr	Sun>=16	2:00s	1:00	BST
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   392
Rule	GB-Eire	1957	only	-	Apr	Sun>=9	2:00s	1:00	BST
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   393
Rule	GB-Eire	1958	1959	-	Apr	Sun>=16	2:00s	1:00	BST
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   394
Rule	GB-Eire	1960	only	-	Apr	Sun>=9	2:00s	1:00	BST
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   395
# Summer Time Order, 1961 (S.I. 1961/71)
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   396
# Summer Time (1962) Order, 1961 (S.I. 1961/2465)
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   397
# Summer Time Order, 1963 (S.I. 1963/81)
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   398
Rule	GB-Eire	1961	1963	-	Mar	lastSun	2:00s	1:00	BST
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   399
Rule	GB-Eire	1961	1968	-	Oct	Sun>=23	2:00s	0	GMT
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   400
# Summer Time (1964) Order, 1963 (S.I. 1963/2101)
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   401
# Summer Time Order, 1964 (S.I. 1964/1201)
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   402
# Summer Time Order, 1967 (S.I. 1967/1148)
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   403
Rule	GB-Eire	1964	1967	-	Mar	Sun>=19	2:00s	1:00	BST
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   404
# Summer Time Order, 1968 (S.I. 1968/117)
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   405
Rule	GB-Eire	1968	only	-	Feb	18	2:00s	1:00	BST
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   406
# The British Standard Time Act, 1968
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   407
#	(no summer time)
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   408
# The Summer Time Act, 1972
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   409
Rule	GB-Eire	1972	1980	-	Mar	Sun>=16	2:00s	1:00	BST
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   410
Rule	GB-Eire	1972	1980	-	Oct	Sun>=23	2:00s	0	GMT
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   411
# Summer Time Order, 1980 (S.I. 1980/1089)
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   412
# Summer Time Order, 1982 (S.I. 1982/1673)
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   413
# Summer Time Order, 1986 (S.I. 1986/223)
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   414
# Summer Time Order, 1988 (S.I. 1988/931)
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   415
Rule	GB-Eire	1981	1995	-	Mar	lastSun	1:00u	1:00	BST
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   416
Rule	GB-Eire 1981	1989	-	Oct	Sun>=23	1:00u	0	GMT
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   417
# Summer Time Order, 1989 (S.I. 1989/985)
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   418
# Summer Time Order, 1992 (S.I. 1992/1729)
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   419
# Summer Time Order 1994 (S.I. 1994/2798)
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   420
Rule	GB-Eire 1990	1995	-	Oct	Sun>=22	1:00u	0	GMT
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   421
# Summer Time Order 1997 (S.I. 1997/2982)
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   422
# See EU for rules starting in 1996.
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   423
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   424
# Zone	NAME		GMTOFF	RULES	FORMAT	[UNTIL]
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   425
Zone	Europe/London	-0:01:15 -	LMT	1847 Dec  1 0:00s
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   426
			 0:00	GB-Eire	%s	1968 Oct 27
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   427
			 1:00	-	BST	1971 Oct 31 2:00u
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   428
			 0:00	GB-Eire	%s	1996
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   429
			 0:00	EU	GMT/BST
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   430
Link	Europe/London	Europe/Jersey
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   431
Link	Europe/London	Europe/Guernsey
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   432
Link	Europe/London	Europe/Isle_of_Man
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   433
Zone	Europe/Dublin	-0:25:00 -	LMT	1880 Aug  2
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   434
			-0:25:21 -	DMT	1916 May 21 2:00
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   435
			-0:25:21 1:00	IST	1916 Oct  1 2:00s
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   436
			 0:00	GB-Eire	%s	1921 Dec  6 # independence
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   437
			 0:00	GB-Eire	GMT/IST	1940 Feb 25 2:00
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   438
			 0:00	1:00	IST	1946 Oct  6 2:00
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   439
			 0:00	-	GMT	1947 Mar 16 2:00
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   440
			 0:00	1:00	IST	1947 Nov  2 2:00
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   441
			 0:00	-	GMT	1948 Apr 18 2:00
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   442
			 0:00	GB-Eire	GMT/IST	1968 Oct 27
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   443
			 1:00	-	IST	1971 Oct 31 2:00u
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   444
			 0:00	GB-Eire	GMT/IST	1996
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   445
			 0:00	EU	GMT/IST
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   446
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   447
###############################################################################
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   448
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   449
# Europe
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   450
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   451
# EU rules are for the European Union, previously known as the EC, EEC,
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   452
# Common Market, etc.
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   453
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   454
# Rule	NAME	FROM	TO	TYPE	IN	ON	AT	SAVE	LETTER/S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   455
Rule	EU	1977	1980	-	Apr	Sun>=1	 1:00u	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   456
Rule	EU	1977	only	-	Sep	lastSun	 1:00u	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   457
Rule	EU	1978	only	-	Oct	 1	 1:00u	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   458
Rule	EU	1979	1995	-	Sep	lastSun	 1:00u	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   459
Rule	EU	1981	max	-	Mar	lastSun	 1:00u	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   460
Rule	EU	1996	max	-	Oct	lastSun	 1:00u	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   461
# The most recent directive covers the years starting in 2002.  See:
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   462
# <a="http://eur-lex.europa.eu/LexUriServ/LexUriServ.do?uri=CELEX:32000L0084:EN:NOT">
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   463
# Directive 2000/84/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   464
# of 19 January 2001 on summer-time arrangements.
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   465
# </a>
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   466
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   467
# W-Eur differs from EU only in that W-Eur uses standard time.
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   468
Rule	W-Eur	1977	1980	-	Apr	Sun>=1	 1:00s	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   469
Rule	W-Eur	1977	only	-	Sep	lastSun	 1:00s	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   470
Rule	W-Eur	1978	only	-	Oct	 1	 1:00s	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   471
Rule	W-Eur	1979	1995	-	Sep	lastSun	 1:00s	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   472
Rule	W-Eur	1981	max	-	Mar	lastSun	 1:00s	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   473
Rule	W-Eur	1996	max	-	Oct	lastSun	 1:00s	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   474
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   475
# Older C-Eur rules are for convenience in the tables.
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   476
# From 1977 on, C-Eur differs from EU only in that C-Eur uses standard time.
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   477
Rule	C-Eur	1916	only	-	Apr	30	23:00	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   478
Rule	C-Eur	1916	only	-	Oct	 1	 1:00	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   479
Rule	C-Eur	1917	1918	-	Apr	Mon>=15	 2:00s	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   480
Rule	C-Eur	1917	1918	-	Sep	Mon>=15	 2:00s	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   481
Rule	C-Eur	1940	only	-	Apr	 1	 2:00s	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   482
Rule	C-Eur	1942	only	-	Nov	 2	 2:00s	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   483
Rule	C-Eur	1943	only	-	Mar	29	 2:00s	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   484
Rule	C-Eur	1943	only	-	Oct	 4	 2:00s	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   485
Rule	C-Eur	1944	1945	-	Apr	Mon>=1	 2:00s	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   486
# Whitman gives 1944 Oct 7; go with Shanks & Pottenger.
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   487
Rule	C-Eur	1944	only	-	Oct	 2	 2:00s	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   488
# From Jesper Norgaard Welen (2008-07-13):
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   489
#
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   490
# I found what is probably a typo of 2:00 which should perhaps be 2:00s
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   491
# in the C-Eur rule from tz database version 2008d (this part was
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   492
# corrected in version 2008d). The circumstancial evidence is simply the
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   493
# tz database itself, as seen below:
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   494
#
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   495
# Zone Europe/Paris 0:09:21 - LMT 1891 Mar 15  0:01
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   496
#    0:00 France WE%sT 1945 Sep 16  3:00
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   497
#
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   498
# Zone Europe/Monaco 0:29:32 - LMT 1891 Mar 15
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   499
#    0:00 France WE%sT 1945 Sep 16 3:00
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   500
#
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   501
# Zone Europe/Belgrade 1:22:00 - LMT 1884
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   502
#    1:00 1:00 CEST 1945 Sep 16  2:00s
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   503
#
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   504
# Rule France 1945 only - Sep 16  3:00 0 -
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   505
# Rule Belgium 1945 only - Sep 16  2:00s 0 -
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   506
# Rule Neth 1945 only - Sep 16 2:00s 0 -
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   507
#
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   508
# The rule line to be changed is:
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   509
#
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   510
# Rule C-Eur 1945 only - Sep 16  2:00 0 -
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   511
#
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   512
# It seems that Paris, Monaco, Rule France, Rule Belgium all agree on
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   513
# 2:00 standard time, e.g. 3:00 local time.  However there are no
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   514
# countries that use C-Eur rules in September 1945, so the only items
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   515
# affected are apparently these ficticious zones that translates acronyms
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   516
# CET and MET:
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   517
#
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   518
# Zone CET  1:00 C-Eur CE%sT
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   519
# Zone MET  1:00 C-Eur ME%sT
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   520
#
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   521
# It this is right then the corrected version would look like:
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   522
#
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   523
# Rule C-Eur 1945 only - Sep 16  2:00s 0 -
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   524
#
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   525
# A small step for mankind though 8-)
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   526
Rule	C-Eur	1945	only	-	Sep	16	 2:00s	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   527
Rule	C-Eur	1977	1980	-	Apr	Sun>=1	 2:00s	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   528
Rule	C-Eur	1977	only	-	Sep	lastSun	 2:00s	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   529
Rule	C-Eur	1978	only	-	Oct	 1	 2:00s	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   530
Rule	C-Eur	1979	1995	-	Sep	lastSun	 2:00s	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   531
Rule	C-Eur	1981	max	-	Mar	lastSun	 2:00s	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   532
Rule	C-Eur	1996	max	-	Oct	lastSun	 2:00s	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   533
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   534
# E-Eur differs from EU only in that E-Eur switches at midnight local time.
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   535
Rule	E-Eur	1977	1980	-	Apr	Sun>=1	 0:00	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   536
Rule	E-Eur	1977	only	-	Sep	lastSun	 0:00	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   537
Rule	E-Eur	1978	only	-	Oct	 1	 0:00	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   538
Rule	E-Eur	1979	1995	-	Sep	lastSun	 0:00	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   539
Rule	E-Eur	1981	max	-	Mar	lastSun	 0:00	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   540
Rule	E-Eur	1996	max	-	Oct	lastSun	 0:00	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   541
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   542
# Rule	NAME	FROM	TO	TYPE	IN	ON	AT	SAVE	LETTER/S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   543
Rule	Russia	1917	only	-	Jul	 1	23:00	1:00	MST	# Moscow Summer Time
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   544
Rule	Russia	1917	only	-	Dec	28	 0:00	0	MMT	# Moscow Mean Time
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   545
Rule	Russia	1918	only	-	May	31	22:00	2:00	MDST	# Moscow Double Summer Time
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   546
Rule	Russia	1918	only	-	Sep	16	 1:00	1:00	MST
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   547
Rule	Russia	1919	only	-	May	31	23:00	2:00	MDST
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   548
Rule	Russia	1919	only	-	Jul	 1	 2:00	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   549
Rule	Russia	1919	only	-	Aug	16	 0:00	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   550
Rule	Russia	1921	only	-	Feb	14	23:00	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   551
Rule	Russia	1921	only	-	Mar	20	23:00	2:00	M # Midsummer
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   552
Rule	Russia	1921	only	-	Sep	 1	 0:00	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   553
Rule	Russia	1921	only	-	Oct	 1	 0:00	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   554
# Act No.925 of the Council of Ministers of the USSR (1980-10-24):
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   555
Rule	Russia	1981	1984	-	Apr	 1	 0:00	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   556
Rule	Russia	1981	1983	-	Oct	 1	 0:00	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   557
# Act No.967 of the Council of Ministers of the USSR (1984-09-13), repeated in
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   558
# Act No.227 of the Council of Ministers of the USSR (1989-03-14):
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   559
Rule	Russia	1984	1991	-	Sep	lastSun	 2:00s	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   560
Rule	Russia	1985	1991	-	Mar	lastSun	 2:00s	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   561
#
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   562
Rule	Russia	1992	only	-	Mar	lastSat	 23:00	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   563
Rule	Russia	1992	only	-	Sep	lastSat	 23:00	0	-
611
7d2ca7e15a28 7080326 update zoneinfo timezones to 2011i (Samoa, Newfoundland)
Nobutomo Nakano <nobutomo.nakano@oracle.com>
parents: 454
diff changeset
   564
Rule	Russia	1993	2010	-	Mar	lastSun	 2:00s	1:00	S
454
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   565
Rule	Russia	1993	1995	-	Sep	lastSun	 2:00s	0	-
611
7d2ca7e15a28 7080326 update zoneinfo timezones to 2011i (Samoa, Newfoundland)
Nobutomo Nakano <nobutomo.nakano@oracle.com>
parents: 454
diff changeset
   566
Rule	Russia	1996	2010	-	Oct	lastSun	 2:00s	0	-
454
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   567
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   568
# From Alexander Krivenyshev (2011-06-14):
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   569
# According to Kremlin press service, Russian President Dmitry Medvedev
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   570
# signed a federal law "On calculation of time" on June 9, 2011.
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   571
# According to the law Russia is abolishing daylight saving time.
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   572
# 
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   573
# Medvedev signed a law "On the Calculation of Time" (in russian): 
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   574
# <a href="http://bmockbe.ru/events/?ID=7583">
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   575
# http://bmockbe.ru/events/?ID=7583
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   576
# </a>
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   577
# 
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   578
# Medvedev signed a law on the calculation of the time (in russian):
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   579
# <a href="http://www.regnum.ru/news/polit/1413906.html">
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   580
# http://www.regnum.ru/news/polit/1413906.html
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   581
# </a>
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   582
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   583
# From Arthur David Olson (2011-06-15):
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   584
# Take "abolishing daylight saving time" to mean that time is now considered
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   585
# to be standard.
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   586
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   587
# These are for backward compatibility with older versions.
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   588
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   589
# Zone	NAME		GMTOFF	RULES	FORMAT	[UNTIL]
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   590
Zone	WET		0:00	EU	WE%sT
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   591
Zone	CET		1:00	C-Eur	CE%sT
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   592
Zone	MET		1:00	C-Eur	ME%sT
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   593
Zone	EET		2:00	EU	EE%sT
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   594
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   595
# Previous editions of this database used abbreviations like MET DST
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   596
# for Central European Summer Time, but this didn't agree with common usage.
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   597
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   598
# From Markus Kuhn (1996-07-12):
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   599
# The official German names ... are
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   600
#
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   601
#	Mitteleuropaeische Zeit (MEZ)         = UTC+01:00
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   602
#	Mitteleuropaeische Sommerzeit (MESZ)  = UTC+02:00
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   603
#
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   604
# as defined in the German Time Act (Gesetz ueber die Zeitbestimmung (ZeitG),
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   605
# 1978-07-25, Bundesgesetzblatt, Jahrgang 1978, Teil I, S. 1110-1111)....
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   606
# I wrote ... to the German Federal Physical-Technical Institution
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   607
#
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   608
#	Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt (PTB)
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   609
#	Laboratorium 4.41 "Zeiteinheit"
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   610
#	Postfach 3345
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   611
#	D-38023 Braunschweig
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   612
#	phone: +49 531 592-0
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   613
#
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   614
# ... I received today an answer letter from Dr. Peter Hetzel, head of the PTB
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   615
# department for time and frequency transmission.  He explained that the
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   616
# PTB translates MEZ and MESZ into English as
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   617
#
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   618
#	Central European Time (CET)         = UTC+01:00
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   619
#	Central European Summer Time (CEST) = UTC+02:00
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   620
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   621
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   622
# Albania
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   623
# Rule	NAME	FROM	TO	TYPE	IN	ON	AT	SAVE	LETTER/S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   624
Rule	Albania	1940	only	-	Jun	16	0:00	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   625
Rule	Albania	1942	only	-	Nov	 2	3:00	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   626
Rule	Albania	1943	only	-	Mar	29	2:00	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   627
Rule	Albania	1943	only	-	Apr	10	3:00	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   628
Rule	Albania	1974	only	-	May	 4	0:00	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   629
Rule	Albania	1974	only	-	Oct	 2	0:00	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   630
Rule	Albania	1975	only	-	May	 1	0:00	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   631
Rule	Albania	1975	only	-	Oct	 2	0:00	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   632
Rule	Albania	1976	only	-	May	 2	0:00	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   633
Rule	Albania	1976	only	-	Oct	 3	0:00	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   634
Rule	Albania	1977	only	-	May	 8	0:00	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   635
Rule	Albania	1977	only	-	Oct	 2	0:00	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   636
Rule	Albania	1978	only	-	May	 6	0:00	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   637
Rule	Albania	1978	only	-	Oct	 1	0:00	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   638
Rule	Albania	1979	only	-	May	 5	0:00	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   639
Rule	Albania	1979	only	-	Sep	30	0:00	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   640
Rule	Albania	1980	only	-	May	 3	0:00	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   641
Rule	Albania	1980	only	-	Oct	 4	0:00	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   642
Rule	Albania	1981	only	-	Apr	26	0:00	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   643
Rule	Albania	1981	only	-	Sep	27	0:00	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   644
Rule	Albania	1982	only	-	May	 2	0:00	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   645
Rule	Albania	1982	only	-	Oct	 3	0:00	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   646
Rule	Albania	1983	only	-	Apr	18	0:00	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   647
Rule	Albania	1983	only	-	Oct	 1	0:00	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   648
Rule	Albania	1984	only	-	Apr	 1	0:00	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   649
# Zone	NAME		GMTOFF	RULES	FORMAT	[UNTIL]
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   650
Zone	Europe/Tirane	1:19:20 -	LMT	1914
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   651
			1:00	-	CET	1940 Jun 16
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   652
			1:00	Albania	CE%sT	1984 Jul
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   653
			1:00	EU	CE%sT
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   654
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   655
# Andorra
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   656
# Zone	NAME		GMTOFF	RULES	FORMAT	[UNTIL]
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   657
Zone	Europe/Andorra	0:06:04 -	LMT	1901
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   658
			0:00	-	WET	1946 Sep 30
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   659
			1:00	-	CET	1985 Mar 31 2:00
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   660
			1:00	EU	CE%sT
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   661
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   662
# Austria
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   663
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   664
# From Paul Eggert (2006-03-22): Shanks & Pottenger give 1918-06-16 and
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   665
# 1945-11-18, but the Austrian Federal Office of Metrology and
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   666
# Surveying (BEV) gives 1918-09-16 and for Vienna gives the "alleged"
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   667
# date of 1945-04-12 with no time.  For the 1980-04-06 transition
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   668
# Shanks & Pottenger give 02:00, the BEV 00:00.  Go with the BEV,
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   669
# and guess 02:00 for 1945-04-12.
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   670
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   671
# Rule	NAME	FROM	TO	TYPE	IN	ON	AT	SAVE	LETTER/S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   672
Rule	Austria	1920	only	-	Apr	 5	2:00s	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   673
Rule	Austria	1920	only	-	Sep	13	2:00s	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   674
Rule	Austria	1946	only	-	Apr	14	2:00s	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   675
Rule	Austria	1946	1948	-	Oct	Sun>=1	2:00s	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   676
Rule	Austria	1947	only	-	Apr	 6	2:00s	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   677
Rule	Austria	1948	only	-	Apr	18	2:00s	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   678
Rule	Austria	1980	only	-	Apr	 6	0:00	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   679
Rule	Austria	1980	only	-	Sep	28	0:00	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   680
# Zone	NAME		GMTOFF	RULES	FORMAT	[UNTIL]
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   681
Zone	Europe/Vienna	1:05:20 -	LMT	1893 Apr
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   682
			1:00	C-Eur	CE%sT	1920
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   683
			1:00	Austria	CE%sT	1940 Apr  1 2:00s
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   684
			1:00	C-Eur	CE%sT	1945 Apr  2 2:00s
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   685
			1:00	1:00	CEST	1945 Apr 12 2:00s
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   686
			1:00	-	CET	1946
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   687
			1:00	Austria	CE%sT	1981
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   688
			1:00	EU	CE%sT
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   689
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   690
# Belarus
611
7d2ca7e15a28 7080326 update zoneinfo timezones to 2011i (Samoa, Newfoundland)
Nobutomo Nakano <nobutomo.nakano@oracle.com>
parents: 454
diff changeset
   691
# From Yauhen Kharuzhy (2011-09-16):
7d2ca7e15a28 7080326 update zoneinfo timezones to 2011i (Samoa, Newfoundland)
Nobutomo Nakano <nobutomo.nakano@oracle.com>
parents: 454
diff changeset
   692
# By latest Belarus government act Europe/Minsk timezone was changed to
7d2ca7e15a28 7080326 update zoneinfo timezones to 2011i (Samoa, Newfoundland)
Nobutomo Nakano <nobutomo.nakano@oracle.com>
parents: 454
diff changeset
   693
# GMT+3 without DST (was GMT+2 with DST).
7d2ca7e15a28 7080326 update zoneinfo timezones to 2011i (Samoa, Newfoundland)
Nobutomo Nakano <nobutomo.nakano@oracle.com>
parents: 454
diff changeset
   694
#
7d2ca7e15a28 7080326 update zoneinfo timezones to 2011i (Samoa, Newfoundland)
Nobutomo Nakano <nobutomo.nakano@oracle.com>
parents: 454
diff changeset
   695
# Sources (Russian language):
7d2ca7e15a28 7080326 update zoneinfo timezones to 2011i (Samoa, Newfoundland)
Nobutomo Nakano <nobutomo.nakano@oracle.com>
parents: 454
diff changeset
   696
# 1.
7d2ca7e15a28 7080326 update zoneinfo timezones to 2011i (Samoa, Newfoundland)
Nobutomo Nakano <nobutomo.nakano@oracle.com>
parents: 454
diff changeset
   697
# <a href="http://www.belta.by/ru/all_news/society/V-Belarusi-otmenjaetsja-perexod-na-sezonnoe-vremja_i_572952.html">
7d2ca7e15a28 7080326 update zoneinfo timezones to 2011i (Samoa, Newfoundland)
Nobutomo Nakano <nobutomo.nakano@oracle.com>
parents: 454
diff changeset
   698
# http://www.belta.by/ru/all_news/society/V-Belarusi-otmenjaetsja-perexod-na-sezonnoe-vremja_i_572952.html
7d2ca7e15a28 7080326 update zoneinfo timezones to 2011i (Samoa, Newfoundland)
Nobutomo Nakano <nobutomo.nakano@oracle.com>
parents: 454
diff changeset
   699
# </a>
7d2ca7e15a28 7080326 update zoneinfo timezones to 2011i (Samoa, Newfoundland)
Nobutomo Nakano <nobutomo.nakano@oracle.com>
parents: 454
diff changeset
   700
# 2.
7d2ca7e15a28 7080326 update zoneinfo timezones to 2011i (Samoa, Newfoundland)
Nobutomo Nakano <nobutomo.nakano@oracle.com>
parents: 454
diff changeset
   701
# <a href="http://naviny.by/rubrics/society/2011/09/16/ic_articles_116_175144/">
7d2ca7e15a28 7080326 update zoneinfo timezones to 2011i (Samoa, Newfoundland)
Nobutomo Nakano <nobutomo.nakano@oracle.com>
parents: 454
diff changeset
   702
# http://naviny.by/rubrics/society/2011/09/16/ic_articles_116_175144/
7d2ca7e15a28 7080326 update zoneinfo timezones to 2011i (Samoa, Newfoundland)
Nobutomo Nakano <nobutomo.nakano@oracle.com>
parents: 454
diff changeset
   703
# </a>
7d2ca7e15a28 7080326 update zoneinfo timezones to 2011i (Samoa, Newfoundland)
Nobutomo Nakano <nobutomo.nakano@oracle.com>
parents: 454
diff changeset
   704
# 3.
7d2ca7e15a28 7080326 update zoneinfo timezones to 2011i (Samoa, Newfoundland)
Nobutomo Nakano <nobutomo.nakano@oracle.com>
parents: 454
diff changeset
   705
# <a href="http://news.tut.by/society/250578.html">
7d2ca7e15a28 7080326 update zoneinfo timezones to 2011i (Samoa, Newfoundland)
Nobutomo Nakano <nobutomo.nakano@oracle.com>
parents: 454
diff changeset
   706
# http://news.tut.by/society/250578.html
7d2ca7e15a28 7080326 update zoneinfo timezones to 2011i (Samoa, Newfoundland)
Nobutomo Nakano <nobutomo.nakano@oracle.com>
parents: 454
diff changeset
   707
# </a>
454
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   708
# Zone	NAME		GMTOFF	RULES	FORMAT	[UNTIL]
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   709
Zone	Europe/Minsk	1:50:16 -	LMT	1880
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   710
			1:50	-	MMT	1924 May 2 # Minsk Mean Time
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   711
			2:00	-	EET	1930 Jun 21
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   712
			3:00	-	MSK	1941 Jun 28
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   713
			1:00	C-Eur	CE%sT	1944 Jul  3
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   714
			3:00	Russia	MSK/MSD	1990
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   715
			3:00	-	MSK	1991 Mar 31 2:00s
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   716
			2:00	1:00	EEST	1991 Sep 29 2:00s
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   717
			2:00	-	EET	1992 Mar 29 0:00s
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   718
			2:00	1:00	EEST	1992 Sep 27 0:00s
611
7d2ca7e15a28 7080326 update zoneinfo timezones to 2011i (Samoa, Newfoundland)
Nobutomo Nakano <nobutomo.nakano@oracle.com>
parents: 454
diff changeset
   719
			2:00	Russia	EE%sT	2011 Mar 27 2:00s
7d2ca7e15a28 7080326 update zoneinfo timezones to 2011i (Samoa, Newfoundland)
Nobutomo Nakano <nobutomo.nakano@oracle.com>
parents: 454
diff changeset
   720
			3:00	-	FET # Further-eastern European Time
454
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   721
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   722
# Belgium
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   723
#
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   724
# From Paul Eggert (1997-07-02):
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   725
# Entries from 1918 through 1991 are taken from:
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   726
#	Annuaire de L'Observatoire Royal de Belgique,
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   727
#	Avenue Circulaire, 3, B-1180 BRUXELLES, CLVIIe annee, 1991
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   728
#	(Imprimerie HAYEZ, s.p.r.l., Rue Fin, 4, 1080 BRUXELLES, MCMXC),
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   729
#	pp 8-9.
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   730
# LMT before 1892 was 0:17:30, according to the official journal of Belgium:
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   731
#	Moniteur Belge, Samedi 30 Avril 1892, N.121.
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   732
# Thanks to Pascal Delmoitie for these references.
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   733
# The 1918 rules are listed for completeness; they apply to unoccupied Belgium.
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   734
# Assume Brussels switched to WET in 1918 when the armistice took effect.
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   735
#
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   736
# Rule	NAME	FROM	TO	TYPE	IN	ON	AT	SAVE	LETTER/S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   737
Rule	Belgium	1918	only	-	Mar	 9	 0:00s	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   738
Rule	Belgium	1918	1919	-	Oct	Sat>=1	23:00s	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   739
Rule	Belgium	1919	only	-	Mar	 1	23:00s	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   740
Rule	Belgium	1920	only	-	Feb	14	23:00s	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   741
Rule	Belgium	1920	only	-	Oct	23	23:00s	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   742
Rule	Belgium	1921	only	-	Mar	14	23:00s	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   743
Rule	Belgium	1921	only	-	Oct	25	23:00s	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   744
Rule	Belgium	1922	only	-	Mar	25	23:00s	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   745
Rule	Belgium	1922	1927	-	Oct	Sat>=1	23:00s	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   746
Rule	Belgium	1923	only	-	Apr	21	23:00s	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   747
Rule	Belgium	1924	only	-	Mar	29	23:00s	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   748
Rule	Belgium	1925	only	-	Apr	 4	23:00s	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   749
# DSH writes that a royal decree of 1926-02-22 specified the Sun following 3rd
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   750
# Sat in Apr (except if it's Easter, in which case it's one Sunday earlier),
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   751
# to Sun following 1st Sat in Oct, and that a royal decree of 1928-09-15
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   752
# changed the transition times to 02:00 GMT.
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   753
Rule	Belgium	1926	only	-	Apr	17	23:00s	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   754
Rule	Belgium	1927	only	-	Apr	 9	23:00s	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   755
Rule	Belgium	1928	only	-	Apr	14	23:00s	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   756
Rule	Belgium	1928	1938	-	Oct	Sun>=2	 2:00s	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   757
Rule	Belgium	1929	only	-	Apr	21	 2:00s	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   758
Rule	Belgium	1930	only	-	Apr	13	 2:00s	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   759
Rule	Belgium	1931	only	-	Apr	19	 2:00s	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   760
Rule	Belgium	1932	only	-	Apr	 3	 2:00s	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   761
Rule	Belgium	1933	only	-	Mar	26	 2:00s	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   762
Rule	Belgium	1934	only	-	Apr	 8	 2:00s	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   763
Rule	Belgium	1935	only	-	Mar	31	 2:00s	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   764
Rule	Belgium	1936	only	-	Apr	19	 2:00s	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   765
Rule	Belgium	1937	only	-	Apr	 4	 2:00s	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   766
Rule	Belgium	1938	only	-	Mar	27	 2:00s	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   767
Rule	Belgium	1939	only	-	Apr	16	 2:00s	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   768
Rule	Belgium	1939	only	-	Nov	19	 2:00s	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   769
Rule	Belgium	1940	only	-	Feb	25	 2:00s	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   770
Rule	Belgium	1944	only	-	Sep	17	 2:00s	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   771
Rule	Belgium	1945	only	-	Apr	 2	 2:00s	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   772
Rule	Belgium	1945	only	-	Sep	16	 2:00s	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   773
Rule	Belgium	1946	only	-	May	19	 2:00s	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   774
Rule	Belgium	1946	only	-	Oct	 7	 2:00s	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   775
# Zone	NAME		GMTOFF	RULES	FORMAT	[UNTIL]
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   776
Zone	Europe/Brussels	0:17:30 -	LMT	1880
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   777
			0:17:30	-	BMT	1892 May  1 12:00 # Brussels MT
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   778
			0:00	-	WET	1914 Nov  8
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   779
			1:00	-	CET	1916 May  1  0:00
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   780
			1:00	C-Eur	CE%sT	1918 Nov 11 11:00u
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   781
			0:00	Belgium	WE%sT	1940 May 20  2:00s
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   782
			1:00	C-Eur	CE%sT	1944 Sep  3
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   783
			1:00	Belgium	CE%sT	1977
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   784
			1:00	EU	CE%sT
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   785
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   786
# Bosnia and Herzegovina
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   787
# see Serbia
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   788
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   789
# Bulgaria
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   790
#
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   791
# From Plamen Simenov via Steffen Thorsen (1999-09-09):
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   792
# A document of Government of Bulgaria (No.94/1997) says:
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   793
# EET --> EETDST is in 03:00 Local time in last Sunday of March ...
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   794
# EETDST --> EET is in 04:00 Local time in last Sunday of October
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   795
#
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   796
# Rule	NAME	FROM	TO	TYPE	IN	ON	AT	SAVE	LETTER/S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   797
Rule	Bulg	1979	only	-	Mar	31	23:00	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   798
Rule	Bulg	1979	only	-	Oct	 1	 1:00	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   799
Rule	Bulg	1980	1982	-	Apr	Sat>=1	23:00	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   800
Rule	Bulg	1980	only	-	Sep	29	 1:00	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   801
Rule	Bulg	1981	only	-	Sep	27	 2:00	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   802
# Zone	NAME		GMTOFF	RULES	FORMAT	[UNTIL]
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   803
Zone	Europe/Sofia	1:33:16 -	LMT	1880
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   804
			1:56:56	-	IMT	1894 Nov 30 # Istanbul MT?
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   805
			2:00	-	EET	1942 Nov  2  3:00
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   806
			1:00	C-Eur	CE%sT	1945
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   807
			1:00	-	CET	1945 Apr 2 3:00
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   808
			2:00	-	EET	1979 Mar 31 23:00
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   809
			2:00	Bulg	EE%sT	1982 Sep 26  2:00
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   810
			2:00	C-Eur	EE%sT	1991
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   811
			2:00	E-Eur	EE%sT	1997
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   812
			2:00	EU	EE%sT
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   813
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   814
# Croatia
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   815
# see Serbia
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   816
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   817
# Cyprus
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   818
# Please see the `asia' file for Asia/Nicosia.
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   819
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   820
# Czech Republic
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   821
# Rule	NAME	FROM	TO	TYPE	IN	ON	AT	SAVE	LETTER/S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   822
Rule	Czech	1945	only	-	Apr	 8	2:00s	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   823
Rule	Czech	1945	only	-	Nov	18	2:00s	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   824
Rule	Czech	1946	only	-	May	 6	2:00s	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   825
Rule	Czech	1946	1949	-	Oct	Sun>=1	2:00s	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   826
Rule	Czech	1947	only	-	Apr	20	2:00s	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   827
Rule	Czech	1948	only	-	Apr	18	2:00s	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   828
Rule	Czech	1949	only	-	Apr	 9	2:00s	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   829
# Zone	NAME		GMTOFF	RULES	FORMAT	[UNTIL]
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   830
Zone	Europe/Prague	0:57:44 -	LMT	1850
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   831
			0:57:44	-	PMT	1891 Oct     # Prague Mean Time
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   832
			1:00	C-Eur	CE%sT	1944 Sep 17 2:00s
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   833
			1:00	Czech	CE%sT	1979
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   834
			1:00	EU	CE%sT
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   835
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   836
# Denmark, Faroe Islands, and Greenland
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   837
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   838
# From Jesper Norgaard Welen (2005-04-26):
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   839
# http://www.hum.aau.dk/~poe/tid/tine/DanskTid.htm says that the law
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   840
# [introducing standard time] was in effect from 1894-01-01....
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   841
# The page http://www.retsinfo.dk/_GETDOCI_/ACCN/A18930008330-REGL
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   842
# confirms this, and states that the law was put forth 1893-03-29.
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   843
#
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   844
# The EU treaty with effect from 1973:
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   845
# http://www.retsinfo.dk/_GETDOCI_/ACCN/A19722110030-REGL
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   846
#
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   847
# This provoked a new law from 1974 to make possible summer time changes
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   848
# in subsequenet decrees with the law
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   849
# http://www.retsinfo.dk/_GETDOCI_/ACCN/A19740022330-REGL
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   850
#
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   851
# It seems however that no decree was set forward until 1980.  I have
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   852
# not found any decree, but in another related law, the effecting DST
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   853
# changes are stated explicitly to be from 1980-04-06 at 02:00 to
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   854
# 1980-09-28 at 02:00.  If this is true, this differs slightly from
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   855
# the EU rule in that DST runs to 02:00, not 03:00.  We don't know
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   856
# when Denmark began using the EU rule correctly, but we have only
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   857
# confirmation of the 1980-time, so I presume it was correct in 1981:
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   858
# The law is about the management of the extra hour, concerning
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   859
# working hours reported and effect on obligatory-rest rules (which
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   860
# was suspended on that night):
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   861
# http://www.retsinfo.dk/_GETDOCI_/ACCN/C19801120554-REGL
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   862
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   863
# From Jesper Norgaard Welen (2005-06-11):
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   864
# The Herning Folkeblad (1980-09-26) reported that the night between
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   865
# Saturday and Sunday the clock is set back from three to two.
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   866
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   867
# From Paul Eggert (2005-06-11):
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   868
# Hence the "02:00" of the 1980 law refers to standard time, not
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   869
# wall-clock time, and so the EU rules were in effect in 1980.
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   870
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   871
# Rule	NAME	FROM	TO	TYPE	IN	ON	AT	SAVE	LETTER/S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   872
Rule	Denmark	1916	only	-	May	14	23:00	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   873
Rule	Denmark	1916	only	-	Sep	30	23:00	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   874
Rule	Denmark	1940	only	-	May	15	 0:00	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   875
Rule	Denmark	1945	only	-	Apr	 2	 2:00s	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   876
Rule	Denmark	1945	only	-	Aug	15	 2:00s	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   877
Rule	Denmark	1946	only	-	May	 1	 2:00s	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   878
Rule	Denmark	1946	only	-	Sep	 1	 2:00s	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   879
Rule	Denmark	1947	only	-	May	 4	 2:00s	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   880
Rule	Denmark	1947	only	-	Aug	10	 2:00s	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   881
Rule	Denmark	1948	only	-	May	 9	 2:00s	1:00	S
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   882
Rule	Denmark	1948	only	-	Aug	 8	 2:00s	0	-
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   883
#
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   884
# Zone	NAME		GMTOFF	RULES	FORMAT	[UNTIL]
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   885
Zone Europe/Copenhagen	 0:50:20 -	LMT	1890
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   886
			 0:50:20 -	CMT	1894 Jan  1 # Copenhagen MT
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   887
			 1:00	Denmark	CE%sT	1942 Nov  2 2:00s
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   888
			 1:00	C-Eur	CE%sT	1945 Apr  2 2:00
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   889
			 1:00	Denmark	CE%sT	1980
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   890
			 1:00	EU	CE%sT
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   891
Zone Atlantic/Faroe	-0:27:04 -	LMT	1908 Jan 11	# Torshavn
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   892
			 0:00	-	WET	1981
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   893
			 0:00	EU	WE%sT
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   894
#
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   895
# From Paul Eggert (2004-10-31):
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   896
# During World War II, Germany maintained secret manned weather stations in
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   897
# East Greenland and Franz Josef Land, but we don't know their time zones.
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   898
# My source for this is Wilhelm Dege's book mentioned under Svalbard.
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   899
#
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   900
# From Paul Eggert (2006-03-22):
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   901
# Greenland joined the EU as part of Denmark, obtained home rule on 1979-05-01,
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   902
# and left the EU on 1985-02-01.  It therefore should have been using EU
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   903
# rules at least through 1984.  Shanks & Pottenger say Scoresbysund and Godthab
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   904
# used C-Eur rules after 1980, but IATA SSIM (1991/1996) says they use EU
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   905
# rules since at least 1991.  Assume EU rules since 1980.
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   906
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   907
# From Gwillin Law (2001-06-06), citing
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   908
# <http://www.statkart.no/efs/efshefter/2001/efs5-2001.pdf> (2001-03-15),
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   909
# and with translations corrected by Steffen Thorsen:
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   910
#
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   911
# Greenland has four local times, and the relation to UTC
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   912
# is according to the following time line:
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
parents:
diff changeset
   913
#
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# The military zone near Thule	UTC-4
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   915
# Standard Greenland time	UTC-3
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   916
# Scoresbysund			UTC-1
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   917
# Danmarkshavn			UTC
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#
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# In the military area near Thule and in Danmarkshavn DST will not be
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# introduced.
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sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
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1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
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# From Rives McDow (2001-11-01):
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   923
#
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
sonam gupta - Sun Microsystems - Bangalore India <Sonam.Gupta@Sun.COM>
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   924
# I correspond regularly with the Dansk Polarcenter, and wrote them at
1ef5e4f29411 7008684 time zone zoneinfo package should move to Userland consolidation
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   925
# the time to clarify the situation in Thule.  Unfortunately, I have
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# not heard back from them regarding my recent letter.  [But I have
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# info from earlier correspondence.]