[tz] Uruguay out of DST

Deborah Goldsmith goldsmit at apple.com
Wed Jul 8 17:26:54 UTC 2015


Is there a plan to release a new version of tz soon with the changes for Uruguay?


> On Jul 1, 2015, at 12:09 AM, Even Scharning <tzdb at time.is> wrote:
> Looks like it is permanent. The Uruguayan Chamber of Tourism writes (in Spanish) that the decree eliminates DST (not mentioning any specific year). Their main reason is that DST severely harms the tourism sector.
> Source: http://www.camtur.com.uy/index.php/noticias/281-se-derogo-decreto-del-cambio-de-horario-de-verano
> Even Scharning
> http://time.is/
> On 2015-07-01 3:09, Paul Eggert wrote:
>> Steffen Thorsen wrote:
>>> According to media in Uruguay, it looks like they will not be using DST the
>>> coming summer:
>> Thanks for the heads-up.  I installed the attached patch into the
>> experimental version on github.

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