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2009-06-28

2009-06-28 15:51:24 by Henrik Grubbström (Grubba) <grubba@grubba.org>

Updated to tzdata2009g.

Rev: lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/africa:1.7
Rev: lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/asia:1.9
Rev: lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/southamerica:1.10

1: - # @(#)africa 8.17 + # @(#)africa 8.19   # <pre>      # This data is by no means authoritative; if you think you know better,
236:   # 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 - +     -  + # From Petr Machata (2009-04-06): + # The following appeared in Red Hat bugzilla[1] (edited): + # + # > $ zdump -v /usr/share/zoneinfo/Africa/Cairo | grep 2009 + # > /usr/share/zoneinfo/Africa/Cairo Thu Apr 23 21:59:59 2009 UTC =3D Thu = + # Apr 23 + # > 23:59:59 2009 EET isdst=3D0 gmtoff=3D7200 + # > /usr/share/zoneinfo/Africa/Cairo Thu Apr 23 22:00:00 2009 UTC =3D Fri = + # Apr 24 + # > 01:00:00 2009 EEST isdst=3D1 gmtoff=3D10800 + # > /usr/share/zoneinfo/Africa/Cairo Thu Aug 27 20:59:59 2009 UTC =3D Thu = + # Aug 27 + # > 23:59:59 2009 EEST isdst=3D1 gmtoff=3D10800 + # > /usr/share/zoneinfo/Africa/Cairo Thu Aug 27 21:00:00 2009 UTC =3D Thu = + # Aug 27 + # > 23:00:00 2009 EET isdst=3D0 gmtoff=3D7200 + # + # > end date should be Thu Sep 24 2009 (Last Thursday in September at 23:59= + # :59) + # > http://support.microsoft.com/kb/958729/ + # + # timeanddate[2] and another site I've found[3] also support that. + # + # [1] <a href="https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=3D492263"> + # https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=3D492263 + # </a> + # [2] <a href="http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/clockchange.html?n=3D53"> + # http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/clockchange.html?n=3D53 + # </a> + # [3] <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/africa/egypt/"> + # http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/africa/egypt/ + # </a> +  + # From Arthur David Olson (2009-04-20): + # In 2009 (and for the next several years), Ramadan ends before the fourth + # Thursday in September; Egypt is expected to revert to the last Thursday + # in September. + Rule Egypt 2008 only - Aug lastThu 23:00s 0 - + Rule Egypt 2009 max - Sep lastThu 23:00s 0 - +    # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Africa/Cairo 2:05:00 - LMT 1900 Oct    2:00 Egypt EE%sT
564:   # <a href="http://www.timeanddate.com/news/time/morocco-ends-dst-early-2008.html">   # http://www.timeanddate.com/news/time/morocco-ends-dst-early-2008.html   # </a> +  + # From Steffen Thorsen (2009-03-17): + # Morocco will observe DST from 2009-06-01 00:00 to 2009-08-21 00:00 according + # to many sources, such as + # <a href="http://news.marweb.com/morocco/entertainment/morocco-daylight-saving.html"> + # http://news.marweb.com/morocco/entertainment/morocco-daylight-saving.html + # </a> + # <a href="http://www.medi1sat.ma/fr/depeche.aspx?idp=2312"> + # http://www.medi1sat.ma/fr/depeche.aspx?idp=2312 + # </a> + # (French) + # + # Our summary: + # <a href="http://www.timeanddate.com/news/time/morocco-starts-dst-2009.html"> + # http://www.timeanddate.com/news/time/morocco-starts-dst-2009.html + # </a> +  + # From Alexander Krivenyshev (2009-03-17): + # Here is a link to official document from Royaume du Maroc Premier Ministre, + # Ministere de la Modernisation des Secteurs Publics + # + # Under Article 1 of Royal Decree No. 455-67 of Act 23 safar 1387 (2 june 1967) + # concerning the amendment of the legal time, the Ministry of Modernization of + # Public Sectors announced that the official time in the Kingdom will be + # advanced 60 minutes from Sunday 31 May 2009 at midnight. + # + # <a href="http://www.mmsp.gov.ma/francais/Actualites_fr/PDF_Actualites_Fr/HeureEte_FR.pdf"> + # http://www.mmsp.gov.ma/francais/Actualites_fr/PDF_Actualites_Fr/HeureEte_FR.pdf + # </a> + # + # <a href="http://www.worldtimezone.com/dst_news/dst_news_morocco03.html"> + # http://www.worldtimezone.com/dst_news/dst_news_morocco03.html + # </a> +    # RULE NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S      Rule Morocco 1939 only - Sep 12 0:00 1:00 S
583:   Rule Morocco 1978 only - Aug 4 0:00 0 -   Rule Morocco 2008 only - Jun 1 0:00 1:00 S   Rule Morocco 2008 only - Sep 1 0:00 0 - + Rule Morocco 2009 only - Jun 1 0:00 1:00 S + Rule Morocco 2009 only - Aug 21 0:00 0 -   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Africa/Casablanca -0:30:20 - LMT 1913 Oct 26    0:00 Morocco WE%sT 1984 Mar 16
787:   # Ending : the last Sunday of October at 03:00 ...   # http://www.tap.info.tn/en/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=1188&Itemid=50    + # From Steffen Thorsen (2009-03-16): + # According to several news sources, Tunisia will not observe DST this year. + # (Arabic) + # <a href="http://www.elbashayer.com/?page=viewn&nid=42546"> + # http://www.elbashayer.com/?page=viewn&nid=42546 + # </a> + # <a href="http://www.babnet.net/kiwidetail-15295.asp"> + # http://www.babnet.net/kiwidetail-15295.asp + # </a> + # + # We have also confirmed this with the US embassy in Tunisia. + # We have a wrap-up about this on the following page: + # <a href="http://www.timeanddate.com/news/time/tunisia-cancels-dst-2009.html"> + # http://www.timeanddate.com/news/time/tunisia-cancels-dst-2009.html + # </a> +  + # From Alexander Krivenyshev (2009-03-17): + # Here is a link to Tunis Afrique Presse News Agency + # + # Standard time to be kept the whole year long (tap.info.tn): + # + # (in English) + # <a href="http://www.tap.info.tn/en/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=26813&Itemid=157"> + # http://www.tap.info.tn/en/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=26813&Itemid=157 + # </a> + # + # (in Arabic) + # <a href="http://www.tap.info.tn/ar/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=61240&Itemid=1"> + # http://www.tap.info.tn/ar/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=61240&Itemid=1 + # </a> +  + # From Arthur David Olson (2009--3-18): + # The Tunis Afrique Presse News Agency notice contains this: "This measure is due to the fact + # that the fasting month of ramadan coincides with the period concerned by summer time. + # Therefore, the standard time will be kept unchanged the whole year long." + # So foregoing DST seems to be an exception (albeit one that may be repeated in the future). +    # Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S   Rule Tunisia 1939 only - Apr 15 23:00s 1:00 S   Rule Tunisia 1939 only - Nov 18 23:00s 0 -
811:   Rule Tunisia 1990 only - May 1 0:00s 1:00 S   Rule Tunisia 2005 only - May 1 0:00s 1:00 S   Rule Tunisia 2005 only - Sep 30 1:00s 0 - - Rule Tunisia 2006 max - Mar lastSun 2:00s 1:00 S - Rule Tunisia 2006 max - Oct lastSun 2:00s 0 - + Rule Tunisia 2006 2008 - Mar lastSun 2:00s 1:00 S + Rule Tunisia 2006 2008 - Oct lastSun 2:00s 0 - + Rule Tunisia 2010 max - Mar lastSun 2:00s 1:00 S + Rule Tunisia 2010 max - Oct lastSun 2:00s 0 -   # Shanks & Pottenger give 0:09:20 for Paris Mean Time; go with Howse's   # more precise 0:09:21.   # Shanks & Pottenger say the 1911 switch was on Mar 9; go with Howse's Mar 11.