[tz] Beginner's help request
dfnojunk at gmail.com
Thu Oct 19 00:08:52 UTC 2017
Thanks guys - you've all been extremely helpful, and I appreciate it. I've
been trying to conceive an algorithm for finding the 'current' rules for a
locale, based on its 'reference city', and you've helped clarify what that
will involve, though I'm not there yet.
Thanks also for the pointer to Africa/Casablanca as one of the known
'4-transitions' localities. And I liked the timeanddate visualisation,
Matt. (Timeanddate has long been my 'goto' site for world time info and
So now I've opened the 'africa' file and searched for Africa/Casablanca, but
I only see *two* rules for 2017. So how does the TZdb indicate that there
are *four* transitions this year?
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