Time Zone Localizations

Guy Harris guy at alum.mit.edu
Mon Jun 14 03:14:52 UTC 2004

On Sat, Jun 12, 2004 at 09:24:34AM -0700, Mark Davis wrote:
> I think we may be talking past one another. LDML provide for a way to *localize*
> the Olson TZIDs. For example, you can localize the term "Asia/Singapore".

Actually, "Asia/Singapore" is, in the Olson code, a relative pathname,
so, in all locales, it's "Asia/Singapore" - i.e., the localization
function is a no-op.

You might want to localize a textual description of that region, but
that's a different matter.

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