Cyprus Timezone Issue
RLAW at nc.rr.com
Mon Apr 27 01:04:44 UTC 2009
This issue was discussed on the tz mailing list in September 2000, and again
in May 2004. The resolution in 2000 was to add Europe/Nicosia as an alias
for Asia/Nicosia. The accompanying comment reads, "for various reasons many
users expect to find [Cyprus] under Europe." When the issue was discussed
before, most reference sources placed Cyprus in Asia.
Perhaps it would be helpful to create a FAQ to deal with questions that come
up repeatedly, such as this one.
Yours, Gwillim Law
----- Original Message -----
From: "Olson, Arthur David (NIH/NCI) [E]" <olsona at dc37a.nci.nih.gov>
To: <tz at lecserver.nci.nih.gov>
Cc: <glafkos at gmail.com>
Sent: Sunday, April 26, 2009 6:47 PM
Subject: FW: Cyprus Timezone Issue
> I'm forwarding this message from Glafkos Charalambous who is not on the
> time zone mailing list.
> Those of you who are on the list please direct replies appropriately.
> From: Glafkos Charalambous [mailto:glafkos at gmail.com]
> Sent: Sunday, April 26, 2009 12:11
> To: tz at lecserver.nci.nih.gov
> Subject: Cyprus Timezone Issue
> I am sending this email based on the posts I did on 2004 about Cyprus
> Cyprus is a Europe island near greece and is consider within Europe.
> It is wrong displayed under Asia
> Please correct and make Europe Cyprus, Nicosia (City)
> Charalambous Glafkos
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