[tz] [PROPOSED PATCH 2/4] * NEWS: Move abbreviation commentary to appropriate section.
eggert at cs.ucla.edu
Wed Oct 22 05:00:17 UTC 2014
NEWS | 5 +++--
1 file changed, 3 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)
diff --git a/NEWS b/NEWS
index 0c430ca..fafc29b 100644
@@ -19,6 +19,9 @@ Unreleased, experimental changes
to its more-traditional value MSK on 2014-10-26 at 01:00.
(Thanks to Alexander Bokovoy for the heads-up about Belarus.)
+ The new abbreviation IDT stands for the pre-1976 use of UT+8 in
+ Indochina, to distinguish it better from ICT (UT+7).
Changes affecting past time stamps
Many time stamps have been corrected for Asia/Ho_Chi_Minh before 1976
@@ -26,8 +29,6 @@ Unreleased, experimental changes
authoritative book). Asia/Ho_Chi_Minh has been added to
zone1970.tab, to give tzselect users in Vietnam two choices,
since north and south Vietnam disagreed after our 1970 cutoff.
- The new abbreviation IDT stands for the pre-1976 use of UT+8 in
- Indochina, to distinguish it better from ICT (UT+7).
Asia/Phnom_Penh and Asia/Vientiane have been turned into links, as
they differed from existing zones only for older time stamps. As
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