Revision History of TZ database

Jason Cipriani at
Thu Mar 26 20:42:06 UTC 2009

On Thu, Mar 26, 2009 at 4:36 PM, Dave Rolsky <autarch at> wrote:
> On Thu, 26 Mar 2009, Olson, Arthur David (NIH/NCI) [E] wrote:
>> The file...
>> ...has everything from the mailing list back to the beginning. For the
>> 2007-to-2009 period mentioned in the electronic mail, the URL...
>> ...provided by Oregon State University has time zone packages from 2007 to
>> 2009; extracting and running diff will do the job.
> It would be really fantastic if the source for the database was kept in a
> publically accessible source repository of some modern variety.

Agreed; and rather trivial to set up source control of some sort,
assuming you have a server to host it on (a reasonable assumption).

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