[tz] [PROPOSED PATCH 1/4] Prefer +-NN notation for UT-offset time zones in comments.

Paul_Koning at dell.com Paul_Koning at dell.com
Wed Aug 24 13:39:29 UTC 2016

> On Aug 24, 2016, at 7:38 AM, Robert Elz <kre at munnari.OZ.AU> wrote:
>    Date:        Tue, 23 Aug 2016 16:55:42 -0700
>    From:        Paul Eggert <eggert at cs.ucla.edu>
>    Message-ID:  <1471996545-960-1-git-send-email-eggert at cs.ucla.edu>
> I am not a fan of this change in general, I think UTC-1 is both more
> common, and less ambiguous than -01 (from the latter it isn't even
> obvious that the expression has anything to do with time offsets)
> but this change in particular ...

So are you suggesting that all the entries that have already been changed to the +/-NN syntax should be changed to UTC+/-N?


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