[tz] tzdata2016g missing version information

Paul Ganssle pganssle at gmail.com
Wed Sep 28 19:50:40 UTC 2016

I am also in favor of this. See this thread from last year where I suggested something similar: https://mm.icann.org/pipermail/tz/2015-October/022807.html

On 09/28/2016 03:35 PM, Alexander Belopolsky wrote:
> On Wed, Sep 28, 2016 at 3:26 PM, Jon Skeet <skeet at pobox.com <mailto:skeet at pobox.com>> wrote:
>     another vote for a stable, easily-machine-readable place for the version number to be included in the data tar.gz file.
> I would also ask for this file to be installable in the zoneinfo directory.  On many systems it is impossible to figure out what version of tzdata they use. 

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