[tz] Fiji DST Oct 26
ken at lajbans.com.au
Wed Oct 15 03:20:04 UTC 2014
And also agree that the DST prediction made last year, made perfect
sense at that point in time. But unfortunately not anymore.
I will keep the list updated about any new information regarding DST
On 15/10/2014 1:42 PM, Paul Eggert wrote:
> Paul_Koning at dell.com wrote:
>> I don’t know what the TZ maintainers think is a reasonable minimum
> We can typically turn it around in a day or two for the tz database
> itself, but as you say it can take quite some time for this info to
> filter through all the channels, channels that we have no control over.
> As Fiji has observed DST for five years running, it was plausible to
> guess DST this year too. However, it appears that Ken is guessing
> Fiji won't have DST this year, and he's closer to the ground and more
> likely to guess correctly than the rest of us, so I'm inclined to
> apply the attached proposed patch and publish a new tz version in the
> next week or so. We need a new version anyway for Belarus's time zone
> abbreviation change October 26.
> Ken, please let us know of any further info you get about this. That
> way, if we get better information before next week we can revert this
> patch before publishing the next tz release. Thanks.
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