Paul Eggert eggert at CS.UCLA.EDU
Sat Sep 2 21:11:01 UTC 2006

"Srdjan Krajnalic" <ludiskr at> writes:

> However GB-Eire starts with a 1916 rule, leaving anything from 1847 until
> 1916 seemingly undefined.

Until the first rule applies, you use the first-listed rule that
is on standard time (in this case, "GMT" with UTC offset zero).
Unfortunately I don't see this point being covered clearly in the
zic man page.

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