FW: Bug#303920: libc6: Nicaragua introduces DST at 12:00pm 09/04/ 2005
Olson, Arthur David (NIH/NCI)
olsona at dc37a.nci.nih.gov
Tue Apr 19 13:09:09 UTC 2005
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From: jorge-time at magma.com.ni [mailto:jorge-time at magma.com.ni]
Sent: Monday, April 18, 2005 8:14 PM
To: GOTO Masanori
Cc: tz at lecserver.nci.nih.gov; 303920 at bugs.debian.org
Subject: Re: Bug#303920: libc6: Nicaragua introduces DST at 12:00pm
I made up a patch for zoneinfo/America/Managua, which we are using by now.
You can find it at:
It is based on adding the following two entries in
-6:00 - CST 2005 Apr 10 00:00
-6:00 Nic C%sT
I have seen however problems with php too, as well as I suspect that java
maintains it's own timezoneinfo.
Also, I still have no further notice by now, when the timezone-change will
P.S.: please apologize for beeing terse and replying late. I *will* try to
keep track of this issue and keep you informed. Please identify to whom to
GOTO Masanori <gotom at debian.or.jp> writes:
> Dear timezone data maintainers,
> I got the following report from Georg Lehner <jorge at magma.com.ni> at
> Debian Project. From the Georg's explanation, Nicararagua timezone
> has been changed recently as follows.
> At Sat, 09 Apr 2005 11:45:33 -0600,
> Georg Lehner wrote:
>> The Nicaraguan president orders a one hour forward shift of the
>> oficial time in Nicaragua, starting from 24:00 at ninth of April
>> 2005, see
>> for the official anouncement.
>> The DST has no ending date! It is said, that there will be a testing
>> period of two months...
> Please consider to check this timezone change.
>  http://www.debian.org/
> Thanks in advance,
> -- gotom
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