FW: tztab entries (forwarded with permission)
Antoine.Leca at renault.fr
Wed Aug 13 09:14:10 UTC 1997
Paul Eggert wrote:
> After quickly looking through the above output, I suggest the
> following set of 95 entries from the tz database with unique UTC
> offset futures. For example, this list uses the name `Europe/Paris'
> for CET/CEST (though perhaps `Europe/Brussels' would be more
> appropriate :-).
Paul, I remind you the rules for naming (from africa):
# Use the most populous among locations in a country's time zone,
# e.g. prefer `Shanghai' to `Beijing'. Among locations with
# similar populations, pick the best-known location,
# e.g. prefer `Rome' to `Milan'.
So we should stick with Europe/Paris, since it is much bigger.
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