Russia autumn 1996 DST patch
Андрей Чернов (Andrey A. Chernov)
ache at nagual.ru
Wed Oct 2 16:38:54 UTC 1996
> Time zone names (abbreviations) are not unique, will never be
> unique, and hoping for such a thing, or doing anything at all
> assuming such a thing, is pointless, silly, and dangerous.
> The zone names should only ever be used as a warm & friendly for
> output to humans, so they have some idea whether it the time is
Ok, your point of view have enough reasons to exists, I not attempt
to agrue with you here. But even from your point of view preserving
old MSK/MSD is nice idea because of "warm & friendly for output
to [Russian] humans" at least.
Andrey A. Chernov
<ache at nagual.ru>
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