[tz] Preparing to fork tzdb
Clive D.W. Feather
clive at davros.org
Mon Sep 20 16:22:56 UTC 2021
Tom Lane via tz said:
> >> 2. If a resolution cannot be reached directly with the TZ
> >> Coordinator, express the concern to the community and attempt to
> >> achieve rough consensus regarding a resolution on the TZ mailing
> >> list. The Area Directors of the IETF Applications Area may at
> >> their discretion attempt to guide the members of the community to
> >> rough consensus.
> Seems to me that we have failed at step 1, and that to the extent that
> there is any community consensus per step 2, it is against this set
> of changes.
I'm not convinced that there is even that much consensus. We're hearing from
the objectors, but - as usual - not from those who approve or aren't affected.
I'm currently unclear what the issues are, being mostly an observer rather
than a significant user of the database.
Clive D.W. Feather | If you lie to the compiler,
Email: clive at davros.org | it will get its revenge.
Web: http://www.davros.org | - Henry Spencer
Mobile: +44 7973 377646
More information about the tz