[tz] Rename Ukrainian cities to their official transliterated names

Guy Harris guy at alum.mit.edu
Thu Oct 4 08:54:55 UTC 2018

On Oct 3, 2018, at 11:45 PM, Paw Boel Nielsen via tz <tz at iana.org> wrote:
> I propose we change all tz identifiers to randomly generated characters to ensure no UI designer considers showing them to end users.

I've already made similar suggestions; that would get rid of the "why isn't it Asia/Beijing"? complaints, and would also mean I wouldn't get shown "America/Los_Angeles" as the appropriate choice even though I'm about 500 km from there.

More information about the tz mailing list