[tz] Are tzdata2016g & tzdata-latest missing the VERSION file?

Random832 random832 at fastmail.com
Sat Oct 1 03:33:27 UTC 2016

On Fri, Sep 30, 2016, at 18:27, Brian Inglis wrote:
> Most distributions I've looked at ship zic, zdump, and tzselect as
> part of a libc related base utils package. They selectively make and
> install those and their man pages, and sometimes some docs, using
> their own package build scripts to the standard places.

And are built from the glibc source (or their own respective repository,
in the case of other OSes) rather than the tzcode source.

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