[tz] OpenJDK/CLDR/ICU/Joda issues with Ireland change

Paul Eggert eggert at cs.ucla.edu
Sun Jan 28 00:32:27 UTC 2018

Meno Hochschild wrote:
> I would prefer not to have mixed signs within the same set of rules equally named.

Wouldn't that in some cases force rulesets to be split into multiply-named Rules 
merely to satisfy the restriction, thus complicating Zones that refer to the 
affected rulesets? That doesn't sound like a good restriction to add, at least 
from the tzcode/tzdata point of view.

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