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2001-01-09

2001-01-09 09:29:19 by Mirar (Pontus Hagland) <pike@sort.mirar.org>

update from usno (Dec 14), mostly oceania updates

Rev: lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/asia:1.4
Rev: lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/australasia:1.4
Rev: lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/backward:1.3
Rev: lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/europe:1.4
Rev: lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/northamerica:1.4
Rev: lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/southamerica:1.4
Rev: lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/zone.tab:1.4

1: - # @(#)australasia 7.60 + # @(#)australasia 7.61   # This file also includes Pacific islands.      # Notes are at the end of this file
153:   # Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S   Rule LH 1981 1984 - Oct lastSun 2:00s 1:00 -   Rule LH 1982 1985 - Mar Sun>=1 2:00s 0 - - Rule LH 1985 only - Oct lastSun 2:30s 0:30 - - Rule LH 1986 1989 - Mar Sun>=15 2:30s 0 - - Rule LH 1986 only - Oct 19 2:30s 0:30 - - Rule LH 1987 1999 - Oct lastSun 2:30s 0:30 - - Rule LH 1990 1995 - Mar Sun>=1 2:30s 0 - - Rule LH 1996 max - Mar lastSun 2:30s 0 - - Rule LH 2000 only - Aug lastSun 2:30s 0:30 - - Rule LH 2001 max - Oct lastSun 2:30s 0:30 - + Rule LH 1985 only - Oct lastSun 2:00s 0:30 - + Rule LH 1986 1989 - Mar Sun>=15 2:00s 0 - + Rule LH 1986 only - Oct 19 2:00s 0:30 - + Rule LH 1987 1999 - Oct lastSun 2:00s 0:30 - + Rule LH 1990 1995 - Mar Sun>=1 2:00s 0 - + Rule LH 1996 max - Mar lastSun 2:00s 0 - + Rule LH 2000 only - Aug lastSun 2:00s 0:30 - + Rule LH 2001 max - Oct lastSun 2:00s 0:30 -   Zone Australia/Lord_Howe 10:36:20 - LMT 1895 Feb    10:00 - EST 1981 Mar    10:30 LH LHST
203:      # Fiji   # Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S - Rule Fiji 1998 max - Nov Sun>=1 2:00 1:00 S - Rule Fiji 1999 max - Feb lastSun 3:00 0 - + Rule Fiji 1998 1999 - Nov Sun>=1 2:00 1:00 S + Rule Fiji 1999 2000 - Feb lastSun 3:00 0 -   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Pacific/Fiji 11:53:40 - LMT 1915 Oct 26 # Suva    12:00 Fiji FJ%sT # Fiji Time
391:      # Tonga   # Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S - Rule Tonga 1999 max - Oct Sat>=1 2:00s 1:00 S - Rule Tonga 2000 max - Apr Sun>=16 2:00s 0 - + Rule Tonga 1999 only - Oct 7 2:00s 1:00 S + Rule Tonga 2000 only - Mar 19 2:00s 0 - + Rule Tonga 2000 only - Nov 4 2:00s 1:00 S + Rule Tonga 2001 only - Jan 27 2:00s 0 -   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Pacific/Tongatapu 12:19:20 - LMT 1901    12:20 - TOT 1941 # Tonga Time
824:   # Hill, and Victoria will be August 27, presumably due to the Sydney Olympics.      # From Eric Ulevik, referring to Sydney's Sun Herald (2000-08-13), page 29: - # Twin Towns Services Club (in Tweed Heads, near the Queensland border) - # will maintain Queensland time. The Queensland Premier Peter Beattie - # is encouraging northern NSW towns to use Queensland time. + # The Queensland Premier Peter Beattie is encouraging northern NSW + # towns to use Queensland time.      # Yancowinna   
868:   # arrangements. The starting date for summer time on the Island will   # however always coincide with the rest of NSW.    - # From Jesper Norgaard <jnorgard@Prodigy.net.mx> (2000-09-04): - # James Lonergan said that the island always tries to stay in sync - # with the rest of NSW at all time except for the fact that they stay - # ahead half an hour when DST is not observed. If this is interpreted - # literally, they should change clocks at the exact moment that - # e.g. Canberra changes from normal to daylight saving and vice versa. + # From James Lonergan, Secretary, Lord Howe Island Board (2000-10-25): + # Lord Howe Island advances clocks by 30 minutes during DST in NSW and retards + # clocks by 30 minutes when DST finishes. Since DST was most recently + # introduced in NSW, the "changeover" time on the Island has been 02:00 as + # shown on clocks on LHI. I guess this means that for 30 minutes at the start + # of DST, LHI is actually 1 hour ahead of the rest of NSW.    - # From Paul Eggert (2000-10-02): + # From Paul Eggert (2000-10-25):   # For Lord Howe we use Shanks through 1989, and Lonergan thereafter, - # However, as per Norgaard we modify Shanks by assuming 02:30s switchover - # for half-hour DST. +       ###############################################################################   
945:   # islands in the effort to attract tourists to witness the dawning of the new   # millenium.    + # http://www.fiji.gov.fj/press/2000_09/2000_09_13-05.shtml (2000-09-13) + # reports that Fiji has discontinued DST.      # Johnston   
1097:   # Tonga started its Daylight Saving on Saturday morning October 2nd at 0200am.   # Daylight Saving ends on April 16 at 0300am which is Sunday morning.    + # From Steffen Thorsen (2000-10-31): + # Back in March I found a notice on the website http://www.tongaonline.com + # that Tonga changed back to standard time one month early, on March 19 + # instead of the original reported date April 16. Unfortunately, the article + # is no longer available on the site, and I did not make a copy of the + # text, and I have forgotten to report it here. + # (Original URL was: http://www.tongaonline.com/news/march162000.htm )    -  + # From Rives McDow (2000-12-01): + # Tonga is observing DST as of 2000-11-04 and will stop on 2001-01-27. +    ###############################################################################      # The International Date Line