[tz] America/Santa_Isabel

Arthur David Olson arthurdavidolson at gmail.com
Mon Nov 2 01:32:17 UTC 2015

And in today's final listen, XEQIN announced "cinco de la tarde con
veinticuatro minutos" (literally "5 of the afternoon with 24 minutes") at
about 8:24 PM USEST--the same as 5:24 PM USPST. At least this year, San
Quintín seems to have followed has followed US rules.

So much for that bookmark.


On Sat, Oct 31, 2015 at 10:12 PM, Arthur David Olson <
arthurdavidolson at gmail.com> wrote:

> This evening's next-to-last listen to XEQIN included advice to listeners
> to "atrarse una hora de su reloj" ("delay your clock by an hour") tonight
> before going to bed. The end-of-broadcast-day national anthem, due at 7:00
> p. m. local time, came shortly after 10:00 p.m. USEDT, consistent with San
> Quintín still being on daylight saving time.
> The last listen should be tomorrow or Monday evening.
>     @dashdashado
> On Tue, Oct 27, 2015 at 3:44 PM, Matt Johnson <mj1856 at hotmail.com> wrote:
>> Acknowledged.  Thanks for the clarification.
>> -Matt
>> ------------------------------
>> From: Paul Eggert <eggert at cs.ucla.edu>
>> Sent: ‎10/‎27/‎2015 10:31 AM
>> To: Matt Johnson <mj1856 at hotmail.com>
>> Cc: Time Zone Mailing List <tz at iana.org>
>> Subject: Re: [tz] America/Santa_Isabel
>> Matt Johnson wrote:
>> > there is a corresponding entry in Windows,  "Pacific Standard Time
>> (Mexico) |(UTC-08:00) Baja California"
>> I'm afraid this will have to be adjusted on the Microsoft end. There
>> needs to be
>> a procedure for removing time zones that turn out to be mistakes.
>> America/Santa_Isabel is a mistake, and I suppose we can view this as an
>> opportunity for ironing out any procedural glitches while removing it. We
>> do
>> have a backward compatibility link on the tzdata side; perhaps that will
>> help
>> for the Microsoft side.
>> > Also, there's a chance that San Quintin could indeed start using
>> Mexican DST rules in 2017,
>> We can create a zone America/San_Quintin if that happens.
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