[tz] Italy April 1944 discrepancy between comment and data
Michael H Deckers
michael.h.deckers at googlemail.com
Mon Jul 1 19:34:14 UTC 2019
On 2019-07-01 17:24, Alois Treindl wrote:
> For Italy in 1944 zone Europe/Rome there is a discrepancy between the
> comment and the data.
> # From Paul Eggert (2016-10-27):
> # Go with INRiM for DST rules, except as corrected by Inglis for 1944
> # for the Kingdom of Italy. This is consistent with Renzo Baldini.
> # Model Rome's occupation by using C-Eur rules from 1943-09-10
> # to 1944-06-04; although Rome was an open city during this period, it
> # was effectively controlled by Germany.
> Data for Italy is
> Rule Italy 1944 only - Apr 2 2:00s 1:00 S
> Data for C-Eur is:
> Rule C-Eur 1944 1945 - Apr Mon>=1 2:00s 1:00 S
> where Mon>=1 in 1944 is April 3.
> So Rome is NOT following C-Eur.
> I think the rule for Itay is right, only the comment is misleading.
I am not so sure. The INRIM site no longer seems to give
historical information. But the switch on 1944-04-03T01Z is also on
for the Social Republic of Salò, and Rome was only liberated
on 1944-06-04. So I think 1944-04-03 may be right for Rome.
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