[tz] [PATCH] Minor web page updates

Paul Eggert eggert at cs.ucla.edu
Wed Nov 2 06:18:30 UTC 2016

* tz-art.htm (Comics): Add xkcd 1179.
* tz-link.htm: Remove link to gmane, which no longer works.
Update other links.  Mention RFC 5905.
 tz-art.htm  |  3 ++-
 tz-link.htm | 10 ++++------
 2 files changed, 6 insertions(+), 7 deletions(-)

diff --git a/tz-art.htm b/tz-art.htm
index 0a2b427..8ec9e21 100644
--- a/tz-art.htm
+++ b/tz-art.htm
@@ -438,7 +438,8 @@ Supernaw.</td></tr>
 The webcomic <em>xkcd</em> has the strip
 "<a href='http://xkcd.com/673/'>The Sun</a>" (2009-12-09) and the panels
 "<a href='http://xkcd.com/1017/'>Backward in Time</a>" (2012-02-14),
-"<a href='http://xkcd.com/1061/'>EST</a>" (2012-05-28), and
+"<a href='http://xkcd.com/1061/'>EST</a>" (2012-05-28),
+"<a href='http://xkcd.com/1179/'>ISO 8601</a>" (2013-02-27),
 "<a href='http://xkcd.com/1335/'>Now</a>" (2014-02-26), and
 "<a href='http://xkcd.com/1655/'>Doomsday Clock</a>" (2016-03-14).
 The related book <em>What If?</em> has an entry
diff --git a/tz-link.htm b/tz-link.htm
index 088ba2d..aec8a1c 100644
--- a/tz-link.htm
+++ b/tz-link.htm
@@ -10,7 +10,7 @@
  content="Sources for time zone and daylight saving time data">
 <meta name="DC.Creator" content="Eggert, Paul">
 <meta name="DC.Contributor" content="Olson, Arthur David">
-<meta name="DC.Date" content="2016-10-21">
+<meta name="DC.Date" content="2016-11-01">
 <meta name="DC.Description"
  content="Sources of information about time zones and daylight saving time">
 <meta name="DC.Identifier"
@@ -158,9 +158,7 @@ The <code><abbr>tz</abbr></code> code and data
 are by no means authoritative. If you find errors, please
 send changes to the <a href="mailto:tz at iana.org">time zone
 mailing list</a>. You can also <a
-href="http://news.gmane.org/gmane.comp.time.tz">browse recent
-messages</a> sent to the mailing list, <a
-href="https://mm.icann.org/mailman/listinfo/tz">subscribe</a> to it,
+href="https://mm.icann.org/mailman/listinfo/tz">subscribe</a> to it
 and browse the <a
 href="http://mm.icann.org/pipermail/tz/">archive of old
@@ -736,7 +734,7 @@ href="https://www.polyomino.org.uk/british-time/">History of
 legal time in Britain</a> discusses in detail the country
 with perhaps the best-documented history of clock adjustments.
 The National Physical Laboratory also maintains an <a
 of Summer time dates</a>.</dd>
 <dt>United States</dt>
 <dd>The Department of Transportation's <a
@@ -751,7 +749,7 @@ Science of Timekeeping</a> is a thorough introduction
 to the theory and practice of precision timekeeping.</li>
 <li><a href="http://www.ntp.org"><abbr
 title="Network Time Protocol">NTP</abbr>: The Network
-Time Protocol</a>
+Time Protocol</a> (Internet <abbr>RFC</abbr> 5905)
 discusses how to synchronize clocks of
 Internet hosts.</li>
 <li>The <a

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