[tz] 1981/2 Singapore+Malaysia switch from GMT+0730 to GMT+0800

Doug Ewell doug at ewellic.org
Thu Dec 1 21:14:06 UTC 2022

Paul Eggert wrote:

>> if you are making a change that affects one of the non-backzone
>> files, but the change also impacts one of the backzone locations, you
>> should also be responsible for updating backzone.
> Surely the responsibility for maintaining data outside TZDB's normal
> scope should be on those who want the out-of-scope data to be
> maintained.

I suspect the real conflict here is that Stephen considers 'backzone' to be within "TZDB's normal scope" and Paul does not, and their respective opinions on this are set in concrete.

Doug Ewell, CC, ALB | Lakewood, CO, US | ewellic.org

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