[tz] Palestine Summer Time

Hanna Kreitem hannaq at gmail.com
Wed Mar 9 09:40:37 UTC 2016

Thank you, this means that the change will be at 1am, not midnight, this is
the difference.

On Wed, Mar 9, 2016, 11:35 Paul Eggert <eggert at cs.ucla.edu> wrote:

> Hanna Kreitem wrote:
> > It was announced that Palestine will move to DST Saturday 26/3, this
> covers
> > the timezones of Hebron and Gaza.
> >
> > Source:http://www.24fm.ps/ar/news/1457438748
> Thanks. The tz database already predicts that on Saturday, 2016-03-26, at
> 00:00
> local time, Gaza and the West Bank will jump ahead by an hour. Google
> Translate
> converts the above web resource (which is in Arabic) to "... will be
> daylight
> saving in Palestine as of one o'clock on Saturday morning, 03/26/2016, to
> provide the clock 60 minutes ahead". This matches tzdata if "as of one
> o'clock"
> refers to the time after the transition, not the time before. Does this
> sound
> good to you?
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