[tz] Pre-1970 data

Clive D.W. Feather clive at davros.org
Fri Nov 5 22:26:40 UTC 2021

Brian Park via tz said:
>    4) So maybe the solution is to use 2-letter or 3-letter ISO codes,
>    instead of the shortened, quasi-English versions of the country names.
>    So we get things like "CA/Eastern" or "CAN/Eastern", instead of
>    "Canada/Eastern". Not very satisfying for Canadians or many other
>    countries (except for Americans whose ISO codes "US" and "USA" match
>    their colloquial usage perfectly).

Are you ready to jump into the political quagmire that is "GB" versus "UK"?
Something that people are - literally - ready to kill over.

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