Argentina DST blues

Stephen Colebourne scolebourne at
Thu Oct 16 15:49:24 UTC 2008

Some more info from IATA:

"IATA has been informed that the Argentinean Provinces of Catamarca,
Mendoza, San Juan and San Luis would not implement DST in 2008"


2008/10/16 Clint Adams <schizo at>:
> On Thu, Oct 16, 2008 at 01:36:37PM +0200, Petr Machata wrote:
>> I'm eyeing the sources, and is seems to me that we need to split
>> America/Argentina/Catamarca in two, one for Catamarca (which doesn't
>> plan to introduce the DST), and one for Chubut (which does).  The most
>> populous city in Chubut, per wikipedia, is Comodoro Rivadavia, "often
>> referred simply as Comodoro", hence the zone would be
>> America/Argentina/Comodoro.
> There is already America/Argentina/ComodRivadavia; you might want to use
> that.

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