[tz] Dealing with Pre-1970 Data

Lester Caine lester at lsces.co.uk
Sun Sep 1 13:40:29 UTC 2013

Zefram wrote:
>> Is the half hour rounded up or down.
> You need to make an arbitrary decision, and sure, for some applications
> you need to make sure that all parties make that decision the same way.
> But that's totally out of scope for the tz database; it's not our place
> to specify a canonical choice of rounding mode.

The database - yes - but we are talking about the backup material that is used 
when the database fails. Pre-1970 for example ;)

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