[tz] Correcting daylight-savings time for central Missouri prior to 1967
eggert at cs.ucla.edu
Fri Nov 23 21:14:15 UTC 2018
Jane Eisenstein wrote:
> I’d be satisfied if software that relies on the tz database simply warned users that DST info prior to 1970 may not be correct.
Any such warning shouldn't be limited to pre-1970 info. Another part of
theory.html says "The tz database is not authoritative, and it surely has
errors," and this applies to info after 1970 too. Some info we haven't had time
to fix, some is disputed, some fixes are waiting for the next release, and some
is incorrect info that we simply don't know is incorrect.
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