[tz] Proposal for new zone: America/WestWendover

Tobias Conradi tobias.conradi at gmail.com
Tue May 22 12:32:08 UTC 2012

On Tue, May 22, 2012 at 2:18 PM, Steffen Daode Nurpmeso
<sdaoden at googlemail.com> wrote:
> Tobias Conradi <tobias.conradi at gmail.com> wrote:
>  |DumontDUrville = 14 characters, which is the maximum allowed.
> East-Saskatchewan.  And there are more, but i simply did
>  $ tail -c 4096 [.]/cvsroot/cpp-sys/shared/timezone.dat,v | less
> Or are you actually going for portable filename limits here.
> It's a bit late for that, is it.
East-Saskatchewan is in

which is not a valid name for a zone according to the current Theory file.
A file name component must not exceed 14
characters or start with `-'.  E.g., prefer `Brunei'
to `Bandar_Seri_Begawan'.

does not list any name of a zone with a name component having more
than 14 characters.

Tobias Conradi
Rheinsberger Str. 18
10115 Berlin


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