[tz] [tz-announce] 2018e release of tz code and data available

Paul Eggert eggert at cs.ucla.edu
Fri May 4 15:38:22 UTC 2018

On 05/04/2018 07:52 AM, J William Piggott wrote:
> On 05/03/2018 08:22 PM, Paul Eggert wrote:
>   8< ...
>> ; effectively the main format now uses vanguard instead of rearguard format.
>   8<  ...
>> The full effect of this change is only in vanguard format; in rearguard and
>> main format, the tm_isdst flag is still zero in winter and nonzero in summer.
> ...
> Aren't these to statements contradictory?

Yes they are, and that typo wasn't fixed until after the 2018e release 
was cut. You can see a copy of the fix here:


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