[tz] "official" zone name alternatives via Link records

Ian Abbott abbotti at mev.co.uk
Fri Feb 12 16:16:33 UTC 2021

On 12/02/2021 16:04, Alois Treindl wrote:
> The Palestinan request contradicts the rules in the theory file. tzdb
> does not aim to represent capitals for zone names, but the most
> important population center.
> Because Hebron is the most populous town in Palestine, it is correctly
> used as zone name.

Hebron isn't the most populous town (that would be East Jerusalem, I
think), but it is the most populous governorate.

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