Revision History of TZ database

Dave Rolsky autarch at
Thu Mar 26 20:48:02 UTC 2009

On Thu, 26 Mar 2009, Jason Cipriani wrote:

> 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).

There's github, bitkeeper, sourceforge, and innumerable other services.

Having a server of one's own is definitely not a requirement.


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