[tz] Cyprus is splitting into two time zones

Jonathan Lennox lennox at cs.columbia.edu
Mon Oct 31 16:50:57 UTC 2016

On Sunday, October 30 2016, "Paul Eggert" wrote to "Even Scharning, Time Zone Mailing List" saying:

> Even Scharning wrote:
> > Looks like the time zone split in Cyprus went through last night.
> Thanks for mentioning this. I guess the UN peacekeeping effort didn't work out. 
> I installed the attached proposed patch, which re-adds a new zone for North 
> Nicosia. It's time for a new release, but I'll wait for a day or so in case 
> there are further developments or corrections. In the meantime northern Cypriots 
> can use TZ=Asia/Istanbul.

Since there is a Europe/Nicosia link, presumably there should be a
Europe/North_Nicosia link as well?

Jonathan Lennox
lennox at cs.columbia.edu

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