Time format error in Olson TZ rules for Asia
Olson, Arthur David (NIH/NCI) [E]
olsona at dc37a.nci.nih.gov
Tue Apr 27 13:46:06 UTC 2010
> ...perhaps we should add a
> little more generalisation (somehow) to handle more odd cases like this
> so we have distributed code that can handle it, well before any government
> decides to do something like
> at 02:00 on the Friday after the last Thursday in March
For this particular case, I've jumped in my time machine and changed the timezone compiler so that a rule such as...
Rule whatever 2010 max - Mar Fri>=26 2:00 1:00 D
...does the right thing.
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