[tz] Greetings from Mongolia
eggert at cs.ucla.edu
Sat Jul 4 18:35:06 UTC 2015
Matt Johnson wrote:
> Oracle uses the IANA data. It’s currently only Microsoft that doesn’t – at least not everywhere.
I think HP-UX is in a similar boat. That is, although HP-UX uses the IANA tz
data, it also has a proprietary time zone database called tztab, originally
developed independently from the tz project. As I understand things, HP
continues to maintain tztab for backward-compatibility reasons, and there are
mappings between tztab and tz names.
tztab(4) man page for HP-UX
HP-UX 11i Java - Timezone Problem with Customized tztab(4) Entry
More information about the tz