London and Dublin zone definitions

Danvin Ruangchan danvin at
Thu Dec 17 21:57:44 UTC 2009

Thanks for your quick response!

Can I propose that we move those regions under the EU sections now that those cities observe the EU DST rules?


On Dec 17, 2009, at 1:22 PM, Olson, Arthur David (NIH/NCI) [E] wrote:

> Back when the "europe" file was created London and Dublin weren't observing EU rules and were in a separate section.
> 				--ado
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Danvin Ruangchan [mailto:danvin at] 
> Sent: Thursday, December 17, 2009 4:18
> To: tz at
> Subject: London and Dublin zone definitions
> Hey all,
> Is there a reason why the Europe/London and Europe/Dublin Zone definitions are outside the "Europe" section that starts on line # 449 in the "europe" data file?
> For consistency sake, shouldn't those two sections be moved under the "Europe" section where the DST Rule for "EU" is defined?
> thanks
> danvin

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