Renaming Saigon to TP Ho Chi Minh

Progfou jean-christophe.andre at
Fri Mar 21 05:30:17 UTC 2008

Robert Elz <kre <at> munnari.OZ.AU> writes:
> [...]
> The big advantage to the "largest population centre" is that it applies
> easily, and without much in the way of arguments, in all zones.

Thanks for these examples.

> What might be possible would be to support "political" links, as well as
> backwards compatability links, and perhaps have a rule that if there is
> no zone named for the capital of a country, a political link for it be
> created (linked to whatever is the "correct" timezone according to our rules).

I strongly second this!!
If it's doable without too much hassle, please do!!

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