[tz] tz-2016g.tar.gz and Oracle Java Timezone Updater Tool

Brian Inglis Brian.Inglis at systematicsw.ab.ca
Thu Sep 29 22:01:46 UTC 2016

On 2016-09-27 07:17, Susan Abraham wrote:
> On 9/27/2016 5:30 PM, Peter Dempsey wrote:
>> I was wondering where I could a version of the 2016g.tar.gz file
>> that works with the Oracle Java Timezone Updated Tool. I need to
>> test this tool by using the file:// protocol.
> Oracle has not yet released the OJVM patch for 2016g. It is expected
> by 2nd week of Oracle.

OP just reported that TZupdater breaks on latest release, as version
moved from makefile VERSION= definition into new file version, which
is not yet distributed in the data tarball:


You may want to warn your support, developers, and clients.

Take care. Thanks, Brian Inglis, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

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