[tz] Issues with pre-1970 information in TZDB

Tom Lane tgl at sss.pgh.pa.us
Wed Sep 22 23:43:29 UTC 2021

Guy Harris <gharris at sonic.net> writes:
> So does "best effort" mean "provide pre-1970 data in the default configuration if we have reason to believe it's accurate, but provide it only in backzone if we don't"?

That would be a fine policy in my opinion.  Indeed, up till the May
changes I thought it *was* the policy.  Silly me.

			regards, tom lane

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