format of tz database

John Cowan cowan at
Wed Jul 13 23:14:41 UTC 2011

> > I don't use Win32, and I don't know of any free, portable XML editor
> > (unless you count Emacs :-).

The XED editor ( is highly
portable (Python and Tk), with Unix and Win32 ports.  It's no Emacs,
but I like it quite a bit; it enforces well-formedness, and reads a
DTD, but doesn't enforce validity.

John Cowan                                   cowan at
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