[tz] Crimea to switch to Moscow Time as of March 30, 2014

Garrett Wollman wollman at csail.mit.edu
Mon Mar 17 21:00:57 UTC 2014

<<On Mon, 17 Mar 2014 13:51:40 -0700, Paul Eggert <eggert at cs.ucla.edu> said:

> As for whether zone.tab should say UA or RU for Simferopol, we don't 
> have the resources to arbitrate disputes like that either. If this turns 
> into a real dispute that starts taking up our resources, then we'll need 
> to change zone.tab's format so that it is less of a political 
> flashpoint.  This will entail some technical conversion hassles, but in 
> the long run that'll less work for us and for our users than the 
> neverending political hassles.

No, that just pushes the work onto the downstream distributors.


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