FW: Bug Report: Indian standard time zone

Markus Scherer markus.icu at gmail.com
Mon Mar 24 19:53:53 UTC 2008

I seem to have managed to send an email to the wrong address again
(tz at lecserver)...

On Fri, Mar 21, 2008 at 6:09 PM, Markus Scherer <markus.icu at gmail.com> wrote:
> Display names for time zones should come from localization resources
>  (such as CLDR) and only fall back to the time zone ID if there is no
>  display name available for it. In other words, for a UI it should not
>  matter whether the internal ID uses the old or the new spelling.
>  markus
>  On Tue, Mar 18, 2008 at 9:47 AM, Olson, Arthur David (NIH/NCI) [E]
>  <olsona at dc37a.nci.nih.gov> wrote:
>  >  Here is the original bug report.
>  >  https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/tzdata/+bug/155042
>  >  >In Gutsy installer, during the select time zone step, If you select
>  >  Indian time zone, you will see the city name as "Calcutta".
>  >  >However this is the old name of the city, since then the name of the
>  >  city has been changed, and the current name of city is "Kolkata"
>  >  >for more info visit http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kolkata
>  >  >Please fix this bug for Hardy installer.
>  >  Please change the city name accordingly.

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