[tz] How can I add a new time zone: 'America/Joao Pessoa'?

Fabrício Cabral fabriciofx at gmail.com
Sun Jan 31 22:39:54 UTC 2021

Hi Guy!

The time zone changes are the same of America/Fortaleza, but nobody uses it
as to configure time zone to João Pessoa because America/Fortaleza is
further than America/Recife. So, by logic, Joao Pessoa people choose
America/Recife instead of America/Fortaleza.

Best Regards.

On Sun, Jan 31, 2021 at 7:30 PM Guy Harris <gharris at sonic.net> wrote:

> On Jan 31, 2021, at 2:13 PM, Fabrício Cabral <fabriciofx at gmail.com> wrote:
> > How can I add a new time zone? I'd like add 'America/Joao Pessoa'. Joao
> Pessoa[1] is the capital of Paraiba state, in Brazil.
> The first step would be to give the history of time zone changes in the
> region that contains it, indicating how its history differs from that of
> other tzdb regions in Brazil (America/Noronha, America/Belem,
> America/Santarem, America/Fortaleza, America/Recife, America/Araguaina,
> America/Maceio, America/Bahia, America/Sao_Paulo, America/Campo_Grande,
> America/Cuiaba, America/Porto_Velho, America/Boa_Vista, America/Manaus,
> America/Eirunepe, and America/Rio_Branco), so that it requires a new region.

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