[tz] Chile will keep UTC -3 all year round indefinitely

Tim Parenti tim at timtimeonline.com
Wed Jan 28 19:36:30 UTC 2015

On 28 January 2015 at 14:29, Juan Correa <pottersys at gmail.com> wrote:

> If I understand correctly, the patch translates as UTC -4 being the no-DST
> timezone for Chile until 25 April 2015; right?.

Correct; this is how we typically model changes like this where a country
"observes DST year-round".

> If so, the patch it's OK; as long as it's possible to change the start
> date for this (in case the decrees changes the definition of 'Hora Oficial'
> instead of just derogating DST)

That would be as simple as issuing a new patch, if it is warranted.  Keep
us posted.

Tim Parenti
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