Branch: Tag:

2015-10-04

2015-10-04 06:58:57 by Henrik Grubbström (Grubba) <grubba@grubba.org>

Updated to tzdata2015g.

1:   News for the tz database    + Release 2015g - 2015-10-01 00:39:51 -0700 +  +  Changes affecting future time stamps +  +  Turkey's 2015 fall-back transition is scheduled for Nov. 8, not Oct. 25. +  (Thanks to Fatih.) +  +  Norfolk moves from +1130 to +1100 on 2015-10-04 at 02:00 local time. +  (Thanks to Alexander Krivenyshev.) +  +  Fiji's 2016 fall-back transition is scheduled for January 17, not 24. +  (Thanks to Ken Rylander.) +  +  Fort Nelson, British Columbia will not fall back on 2015-11-01. It has +  effectively been on MST (-0700) since it advanced its clocks on 2015-03-08. +  New zone America/Fort_Nelson. (Thanks to Matt Johnson.) +  +  Changes affecting past time stamps +  +  Norfolk observed DST from 1974-10-27 02:00 to 1975-03-02 02:00. +  +  Changes affecting code +  +  localtime no longer mishandles America/Anchorage after 2037. +  (Thanks to Bradley White for reporting the bug.) +  +  The localtime module allows the variables 'timezone', 'daylight', +  and 'altzone' to be in common storage shared with other modules, +  and declares them in case the system <time.h> does not. +  (Problems reported by Kees Dekker.) +  +  On platforms with tm_zone, strftime.c now assumes it is not NULL. +  This simplifies the code and is consistent with zdump.c. +  (Problem reported by Christos Zoulas.) +  +  Changes affecting documentation +  +  The tzfile man page now documents that transition times denote the +  starts (not the ends) of the corresponding time periods. +  (Ambiguity reported by Bill Seymour.) +  +    Release 2015f - 2015-08-10 18:06:56 -0700       Changes affecting future time stamps