www.bsdi.com/date is dead; is there a good replacement?
eggert at twinsun.com
Tue Dec 16 07:50:18 UTC 2003
For many years "Sources for Time Zone and Daylight Saving Time Data"
<http://www.twinsun.com/tz/tz-link.htm> has referred to "Date and Time
Gateway" <http://www.bsdi.com/date/> as a simple text-based
point-and-click web interface based on the tz data. However,
www.bsdi.com has been refusing connections recently. Apparently Wind
River (which acquired BSDI a couple of years ago) has decided to shut
down BSD/OS. Too bad.
I have located <http://www.earth.com/date/> as another web site that
serves the same data, but if BSD/OS is being discontinued then I worry
that this is only a stopgap. Can anyone suggest a replacement URL?
We currently refer to the following URLs but I'm looking for something
that is less fancy and that is oriented towards the tz data.
More information about the tz