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2014-11-12

2014-11-12 23:44:31 by Henrik Grubbström (Grubba) <grubba@grubba.org>

Updated to tzdata2014j.

6:   # tz@iana.org for general use in the future). For more, please see   # the file CONTRIBUTING in the tz distribution.    - # From Paul Eggert (2013-02-21): + # From Paul Eggert (2014-10-31):   # - # A good source for time zone historical data outside the U.S. is + # Unless otherwise specified, the source for data through 1990 is:   # Thomas G. Shanks and Rique Pottenger, The International Atlas (6th edition),   # San Diego: ACS Publications, Inc. (2003). -  + # Unfortunately this book contains many errors and cites no sources.   #   # Gwillim Law writes that a good source   # for recent time zone data is the International Air Transport   # Association's Standard Schedules Information Manual (IATA SSIM),   # published semiannually. Law sent in several helpful summaries - # of the IATA's data after 1990. + # of the IATA's data after 1990. Except where otherwise noted, + # IATA SSIM is the source for entries after 1990.   # - # Except where otherwise noted, Shanks & Pottenger is the source for - # entries through 1990, and IATA SSIM is the source for entries afterwards. - # +    # Another source occasionally used is Edward W. Whitman, World Time Differences,   # Whitman Publishing Co, 2 Niagara Av, Ealing, London (undated), which   # I found in the UCLA library.
65:   # 3:00 CAST Central Africa Summer Time (no longer used)   # 3:00 SAST South Africa Summer Time (no longer used)   # 3:00 EAT East Africa Time - # 4:00 EAST East Africa Summer Time (no longer used) +       # Algeria   # Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S
146:    1:00 - WAT      # Comoros - # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] - Zone Indian/Comoro 2:53:04 - LMT 1911 Jul # Moroni, Gran Comoro -  3:00 - EAT + # See Africa/Nairobi.      # Democratic Republic of the Congo   # See Africa/Lagos for the western part and Africa/Maputo for the eastern.
172:   Link Africa/Abidjan Atlantic/St_Helena # St Helena      # Djibouti - # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] - Zone Africa/Djibouti 2:52:36 - LMT 1911 Jul -  3:00 - EAT + # See Africa/Nairobi.      ###############################################################################   
387:   # See Africa/Lagos.      # Eritrea - # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] - Zone Africa/Asmara 2:35:32 - LMT 1870 -  2:35:32 - AMT 1890 # Asmara Mean Time -  2:35:20 - ADMT 1936 May 5 # Adis Dera MT -  3:00 - EAT -  +    # Ethiopia - # From Paul Eggert (2014-07-31): - # Like the Swahili of Kenya and Tanzania, many Ethiopians keep a - # 12-hour clock starting at our 06:00, so their "8 o'clock" is our - # 02:00 or 14:00. Keep this in mind when you ask the time in Amharic. - # - # Shanks & Pottenger write that Ethiopia had six narrowly-spaced time - # zones between 1870 and 1890, that they merged to 38E50 (2:35:20) in - # 1890, and that they switched to 3:00 on 1936-05-05. Perhaps 38E50 - # was for Adis Dera. Quite likely the Shanks data entries are wrong - # anyway. - # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] - Zone Africa/Addis_Ababa 2:34:48 - LMT 1870 -  2:35:20 - ADMT 1936 May 5 # Adis Dera MT -  3:00 - EAT + # See Africa/Nairobi.      # Gabon   # See Africa/Lagos.
451:    2:30 - BEAT 1940    2:45 - BEAUT 1960    3:00 - EAT + Link Africa/Nairobi Africa/Addis_Ababa # Ethiopia + Link Africa/Nairobi Africa/Asmara # Eritrea + Link Africa/Nairobi Africa/Dar_es_Salaam # Tanzania + Link Africa/Nairobi Africa/Djibouti + Link Africa/Nairobi Africa/Kampala # Uganda + Link Africa/Nairobi Africa/Mogadishu # Somalia + Link Africa/Nairobi Indian/Antananarivo # Madagascar + Link Africa/Nairobi Indian/Comoro + Link Africa/Nairobi Indian/Mayotte      # Lesotho   # See Africa/Johannesburg.
528:    2:00 - EET      # Madagascar - # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] - Zone Indian/Antananarivo 3:10:04 - LMT 1911 Jul -  3:00 - EAT 1954 Feb 27 23:00s -  3:00 1:00 EAST 1954 May 29 23:00s -  3:00 - EAT + # See Africa/Nairobi.      # Malawi   # See Africa/Maputo.
635:   # no information; probably like Indian/Mauritius      # Mayotte - # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] - Zone Indian/Mayotte 3:00:56 - LMT 1911 Jul # Mamoutzou -  3:00 - EAT + # See Africa/Nairobi.      # Morocco   # See the 'europe' file for Spanish Morocco (Africa/Ceuta).
1049:   # See Africa/Abidjan.      # Somalia - # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] - Zone Africa/Mogadishu 3:01:28 - LMT 1893 Nov -  3:00 - EAT 1931 -  2:30 - BEAT 1957 -  3:00 - EAT + # See Africa/Nairobi.      # South Africa   # Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S
1096:   # See Africa/Johannesburg.      # Tanzania - # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] - Zone Africa/Dar_es_Salaam 2:37:08 - LMT 1931 -  3:00 - EAT 1948 -  2:45 - BEAUT 1961 -  3:00 - EAT + # See Africa/Nairobi.      # Togo   # See Africa/Abidjan.
1206:    1:00 Tunisia CE%sT      # Uganda - # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] - Zone Africa/Kampala 2:09:40 - LMT 1928 Jul -  3:00 - EAT 1930 -  2:30 - BEAT 1948 -  2:45 - BEAUT 1957 -  3:00 - EAT + # See Africa/Nairobi.      # Zambia   # Zimbabwe   # See Africa/Maputo.