[tz] Time zone of Iceland in Africa?

Steffen Nurpmeso steffen at sdaoden.eu
Thu Nov 9 23:29:40 UTC 2023

Steffen Nurpmeso wrote in
 <20231109232349.5RxoZ%steffen at sdaoden.eu>:
 |Reinhard via tz wrote in
 | <78050035-e1c7-d863-ce65-82108b3b4f34 at schwilli.at>:
 ||I understand that the tz database cannot list a separate zone for each 
 ||nation but Iceland is close to the Arctic Cycle whereas the nortern part 
 ||of Africa is close to the equator. The shortest distance between Iceland 
 ||and Africa is 3200 km! Nobody who knows Iceland would search it in Africa.
 ||We got complaints from customers that they couldn't find the time zone 
 ||of Iceland.
 |They shall go over the street and talk to the government member of
 |Iceland who is on this list.  (And maybe take a bath in the famous
 |hot paddle pond.)  Ie these are vikings, not chickens.

What i meant was: edit $(command -v tzselect) and change




and Iceland will appear in the Antarctic Ocean where it belongs.

|Der Kragenbaer,                The moon bear,
|der holt sich munter           he cheerfully and one by one
|einen nach dem anderen runter  wa.ks himself off
|(By Robert Gernhardt)

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