[tz] Undoing the effect of the new alike-since-1970 patch

Paw Boel Nielsen paw at boel-it.dk
Mon Jun 28 12:36:12 UTC 2021

There hasn’t been any info on the below in the last 10 days, is anything happening in the background which the list is not privy to? Or are we in a stalemate between the TZ coordinator and the opponents of this change?

From: tz <tz-bounces at iana.org> On Behalf Of Deborah Goldsmith via tz
Sent: 18 June 2021 00:09
To: Mark Davis <mark at macchiato.com>
Cc: Time Zone Mailing List <tz at iana.org>
Subject: Re: [tz] Undoing the effect of the new alike-since-1970 patch



On Jun 16, 2021, at 7:08 AM, Mark Davis ☕️ via tz <tz at iana.org<mailto:tz at iana.org>> wrote:

Mark (📱)

On Wed, Jun 16, 2021, 01:30 Jürgen Appel via tz <tz at iana.org<mailto:tz at iana.org>> wrote:
Dear tz at iana.org<mailto:tz at iana.org>,

On Tuesday, 15 June 2021 19:00:37 CEST Alois Treindl via tz wrote:

agreed (3)

> agreed (2)
> On 15.06.21 17:12, David Patte via tz wrote:
> > agreed


> >> We seem to be at an impasse.
> >>
> >> I don't think there is any support from the mailing list for the
> >> merging patch to remain in the repo. You've had many requests to
> >> revert it, and no requests to retain it.
> >>
> >> There are technical solutions available to reduce the amount of data
> >> published to downstream users, but the starting point must be a fully
> >> populated database, not one that is logically broken. The next action
> >> must be to revert. Then we can agree on any technical measures
> >> necessary.
> >>
> >> Stephen


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