[tz] tzdata2019b failing to be parsed

Paul Eggert eggert at cs.ucla.edu
Mon Jul 8 21:56:51 UTC 2019

Ian Kaebery via tz wrote:
> I’d prefer to use an unmodified and up-to-date (>2018) version directly from IANA’s website.

The instructions at the end of the 2019b announcement say how to do that, by 
running "make rearguard_tarballs". Here's a link to the announcement:


As I understand it, Oracle is looking into improving TZUpdater to make the 
process less awkward.

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