[tz] [PROPOSED] Be more consistent about UT vs UTC

Steve Allen sla at ucolick.org
Tue Nov 7 17:32:41 UTC 2017

On Tue 2017-11-07T12:14:43-0500 John Hawkinson hath writ:
> So I think Philip's point is probably correct.  This change seems
> like it creates more confusion, both in documentation and in strings
> printed by the code.

Confusion is inevitable when interpreting historic use.  The best that
can be done is to explain and apologize for our ancestors.

Steve Allen                    <sla at ucolick.org>              WGS-84 (GPS)
UCO/Lick Observatory--ISB 260  Natural Sciences II, Room 165  Lat  +36.99855
1156 High Street               Voice: +1 831 459 3046         Lng -122.06015
Santa Cruz, CA 95064           http://www.ucolick.org/~sla/   Hgt +250 m

More information about the tz mailing list