ICU and "Sources for Time Zone and Daylight Saving Time Data"

Steven R. Loomis srl at
Tue Apr 13 17:38:21 UTC 2004

On 12-Apr-2004, at 11:24 PM, Paul Eggert wrote:
> "Steven R. Loomis" <srl at> writes:
>> Java 1.4 has historical time zones (I believe also from the tz
>> data?)
> Thanks for letting me know about this.

You're welcome.

> Does the following snippet summarize this information correctly?
> <li><a href="">Sun Java</a> releases since 1.4
> contain a copy of a recent <samp>tz</samp> database in a Java-specific
> format.</li>

I really couldn't tell you, you might want to contact someone from Sun. 
I have not personally worked with the time zones on Java 1.4.


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