Help regarding the timezone update data

Norbert Lindenberg Norbert.Lindenberg at
Fri Nov 30 17:54:57 UTC 2007

If the test does rely on the Java runtime, here is information on how  
to update the Java runtime with the latest time zone information:


On Nov 29, 2007, at 14:01 , Paul Eggert wrote:

>> From: Salil G K (sagk) [mailto:sagk at]
>> Sent: Tuesday, November 06, 2007 4:22
>> I tested by writing a simple java program  which will just print  
>> Date from the system.
> Java has its own time zone database.  Perhaps your test is consulting
> Java's database rather than the tz database.  That would explain why
> changing the tz database doesn't affect your program's behavior.

Norbert Lindenberg
Yahoo! Internationalization Architect

More information about the tz mailing list