[tz] Missing entry for Heard Island and MacDonald Islands

Tobias Conradi tobias.conradi at gmail.com
Fri May 11 19:44:08 UTC 2012

On Fri, May 11, 2012 at 7:21 PM, Ian Abbott <abbotti at mev.co.uk> wrote:
>> If so, why is HM not covered?
> Maybe because Etc/GMT-5 is adequate?
Systems that are set to use "Etc/GMT-5" will not observe a change even
if HM changes.

I don't know whether HM observed UTC+5 during all the time since 1970.

That is an information the tzdb provides for many other ISO 3166-1
regions, but for HM it fails to do so.

Tobias Conradi
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