Time zones from Windows XP

Chuck Soper chucks at lmi.net
Tue May 18 19:29:14 UTC 2004

This article mentions both Windows and time zone database time zones. 
The author (as well as the people on this list) may have have some 
insights whether mapping is possible or feasible. I doubt the mapping 
is one-to-one and suspect that the task is difficult.

Please share your results with this list.

TimeZone and DaylightTime Classes in Microsoft .NET
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At 9:14 AM -0700 5/18/04, Ruby Ballen wrote:
>I am new in this mailing list so, please, forgive me if this has 
>been asked before.
>I'm trying to map the list of time zones that Windows XP includes, 
>to the correct binary files in tz
>Database, but I am missing some of them. I just could not find which 
>one to use or if it is
>supported at all. Here is the list:
>(GMT - 12:00) International Date Line West
>(GMT - 06:00) Central America
>(GMT - 03:00) Brasilia
>(GMT - 02:00) Mid-Atlantic
>(GMT + 01:00) West Central Africa
>(GMT + 06:00) Sri Jayawardenepura
>(GMT + 13:00) Nuku'alofa
>Also, is there any site where I can find documentation about this library?
>Thanks a lot for your help.

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