[tz] Europe/Volgograd timezone changes in Russia

Brian Inglis Brian.Inglis at SystematicSw.ab.ca
Tue Dec 1 17:14:04 UTC 2020

On 2020-12-01 03:54, Novoselov, Iliya wrote:
> ​Hello,
> We’re writing you on behalf of Russian software developer - Nexign, and all of 
> its clients. Your IANA DB is used in our products as an industrial standart.
> The reason of this email is that Russian government is about to decide to change 
> the  Europe/Volgograd timezone from +4 to +3. This is going to affect our 
> software and our customers, so we would like to know:
> 1.Are you aware of this changes?
> 2.Has the patch of IANA DB been planned already? If not, what should be done for 
> that to happen, and how can we help?

Please check the list archives before posting - already notified:


as the replies indicate, patch waiting in repo:


for State Duma to pass bill, before official release.

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

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