[tz] tz Digest, Vol 17, Issue 12

Glenn Eychaner geychaner at mac.com
Mon Feb 18 13:02:21 UTC 2013

The "official instructions", which explain how Easter Island (b) and Antarctica and the continent (a) work as well, can now be found at:
Google Translate does a pretty good job on this page, so I won't bother to translate the whole thing. Also, unfortunately, I won't have time to create a patch this week, so if someone else could do so, I'd appreciate it. Hey, at least they gave us more than a few days notice this year.


> ------------------------------
> Date: Sun, 17 Feb 2013 07:43:03 -0000
> From: "Hank W." <hankw1 at austin.rr.com>
> Subject: Re: [tz] Chile DST extended
> I assume that Easter Island and Palmer Station in Antarctica are following
> this year's special schedule as well.  Correct?
> -----Original Message-----
> From: tz-bounces at iana.org [mailto:tz-bounces at iana.org] On Behalf Of Steffen
> Thorsen
> Sent: Friday, February 15, 2013 18:53
> To: tz at iana.org
> Subject: [tz] Chile DST extended
> According to several news sources, Chile has extended DST this year, they
> will end DST later and start DST earlier than planned. They hope to save
> energy.
> The new end date is 2013-04-28 00:00 and new start date is 2013-09-08 00:00.
> One such news source:
> http://www.elboyaldia.cl/node/21913
> Best regards,
> Steffen Thorsen - timeanddate.com

Glenn Eychaner (geychaner at lco.cl)
Telescope Systems Programmer, Las Campanas Observatory

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