[tz] tzdb timezone names/identifiers and links

Martin Burnicki martin.burnicki at meinberg.de
Thu Feb 28 10:02:14 UTC 2019


Tony Finch wrote:
> A common cause of significant confusion is when people are trying to
> organize meetings between people in multiple time zones. I think the
> confusion is due to poor calendaring data models which make it difficult
> to provide a user interface that illustrates what is going on.
> (old long version of these thoughts: https://fanf.livejournal.com/104586.html)

Thanks for the pointer. I haven't seen your article before, but it is
really a great summary of the problems I've also observed.

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