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2008-04-03

2008-04-03 20:21:08 by Henrik Grubbström (Grubba) <grubba@grubba.org>

Updated to tzdata2008a.

Rev: lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/africa:1.5
Rev: lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/antarctica:1.4
Rev: lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/asia:1.7
Rev: lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/australasia:1.7
Rev: lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/backward:1.6
Rev: lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/europe:1.8
Rev: lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/iso3166.tab:1.5
Rev: lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/leapseconds:1.5
Rev: lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/northamerica:1.8
Rev: lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/southamerica:1.8
Rev: lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/zone.tab:1.8

1: - # @(#)africa 8.7 + # @(#)africa 8.10   # <pre>      # This data is by no means authoritative; if you think you know better,
218:   # after observing the daylight saving time since May.   # http://news.gom.com.eg/gazette/pdf/2006/09/18/01.pdf   Rule Egypt 2006 only - Sep 21 23:00s 0 - - Rule Egypt 2007 max - Sep lastThu 23:00s 0 - + # From Dirk Losch (2007-08-14): + # I received a mail from an airline which says that the daylight + # saving time in Egypt will end in the night of 2007-09-06 to 2007-09-07. + # From Jesper Norgaard Welen (2007-08-15): [The following agree:] + # http://www.nentjes.info/Bill/bill5.htm + # http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/city.html?n=53 + # From Steffen Thorsen (2007-09-04): The official information...: + # http://www.sis.gov.eg/En/EgyptOnline/Miscellaneous/000002/0207000000000000001580.htm + Rule Egypt 2007 only - Sep Thu>=1 23:00s 0 - + # From Abdelrahman Hassan (2007-09-06): + # Due to the Hijri (lunar Islamic calendar) year being 11 days shorter + # than the year of the Gregorian calendar, Ramadan shifts earlier each + # year. This year it will be observed September 13 (September is quite + # hot in Egypt), and the idea is to make fasting easier for workers by + # shifting business hours one hour out of daytime heat. Consequently, + # unless discontinued, next DST may end Thursday 28 August 2008. + # From Paul Eggert (2007-08-17): + # For lack of better info, assume the new rule is last Thursday in August. + Rule Egypt 2008 max - Aug lastThu 23:00s 0 -      # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Africa/Cairo 2:05:00 - LMT 1900 Oct
416:   # Namibia   # The 1994-04-03 transition is from Shanks & Pottenger.   # Shanks & Pottenger report no DST after 1998-04; go with IATA. +  + # From Petronella Sibeene (2007-03-30) in + # <http://allafrica.com/stories/200703300178.html>: + # While the entire country changes its time, Katima Mulilo and other + # settlements in Caprivi unofficially will not because the sun there + # rises and sets earlier compared to other regions. Chief of + # Forecasting Riaan van Zyl explained that the far eastern parts of + # the country are close to 40 minutes earlier in sunrise than the rest + # of the country. + # + # From Paul Eggert (2007-03-31): + # Apparently the Caprivi Strip informally observes Botswana time, but + # we have no details. In the meantime people there can use Africa/Gaborone. +    # RULE NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S   Rule Namibia 1994 max - Sep Sun>=1 2:00 1:00 S   Rule Namibia 1995 max - Apr Sun>=1 2:00 0 -