[tz] Preparing to fork tzdb

Clive D.W. Feather clive at davros.org
Fri Sep 24 14:46:13 UTC 2021

Brooks Harris via tz said:
> I agree. There should be only one 'authority' for country codes, and ISO 
> 3166 is it as far as I know.
> It seems it is the mapping of the country codes to time zone names 
> (tags) that is causing the current difficulties. It seems to me it 
> should not be such a problem.

Right. So why is "NO -> Europe/Berlin" a problem when "DE -> Europe/Berlin"
isn't? I don't follow this argument.

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