tzdata 2003e: imperfections

John Cowan cowan at
Mon May 17 13:56:05 UTC 2004

Oscar van Vlijmen scripsit:

> asia file:
> Cyprus is now (May 01, 2004) part of the European Union. In spite of the
> interesting remarks for Cyprus in the tz data file, the Cyprus entry should
> be in the europe file.

Cyprus may be politically part of Europe, but geographically it remains
part of Asia.  I note that Israel, which is unquestionably an Asian
country, participates in Eurovision.

John Cowan  jcowan at
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