Renaming Saigon to TP Ho Chi Minh
martin.pitt at ubuntu.com
Mon Mar 17 07:22:51 UTC 2008
Hello tzdata developers,
I already contacted you about this a little while ago, but the
discussion didn't get very far.
In https://launchpad.net/bugs/121540, Vientamese users make quite a
clear statement that "Saigon" is obsolete and, more importantly,
The current name of that city has been "Ho Chi Minh" for very long, so
it should be renamed to "TP Ho Chi Minh", and Saigon should get a
Last time it was already proposed to use the capital "Hanoi" instead
or in addition, but I understand that you usually use the largest
city, not capitals. I take it that didn't change?
Thanks for considering,
Martin Pitt | http://www.piware.de
Ubuntu Developer (www.ubuntu.com) | Debian Developer (www.debian.org)
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