[tz] [PATCH 4/4] yellow flags

Paul Eggert eggert at cs.ucla.edu
Fri Aug 9 17:06:38 UTC 2013

On 08/09/2013 05:41 AM, David Patte ₯ wrote:

> For some reason I did not receive [Patch 3/4]. Was it sent out?

Yes.  You can get a copy from the archives, here:


> Numerous products allow their users to use the current tz
> identifiers and links directly

That shouldn't be a problem; all the links are still there.
They're just in 'backward', not in 'europe' or whatever.

On 08/09/2013 06:44 AM, Derick Rethans wrote:

> people listing the zones for "HR" (Croatia) now will see the name of
> a Serbian city.

These zone.tab entries are present only as a convenience for
users who run programs like 'tzselect'.  I hope this doesn't
turn into a political football, but if it does we can simply
remove any controversial zone.tab entries.  That would simplify
our maintenance and avoid politics even further, though it'd
make 'tzselect' a bit harder to use in the affected

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