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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: - # @(#)australasia 8.5 + # @(#)australasia 8.8   # <pre>      # This file also includes Pacific islands.
79:   # Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S   Rule AS 1971 1985 - Oct lastSun 2:00s 1:00 -   Rule AS 1986 only - Oct 19 2:00s 1:00 - - Rule AS 1987 max - Oct lastSun 2:00s 1:00 - + Rule AS 1987 2007 - Oct lastSun 2:00s 1:00 -   Rule AS 1972 only - Feb 27 2:00s 0 -   Rule AS 1973 1985 - Mar Sun>=1 2:00s 0 -   Rule AS 1986 1989 - Mar Sun>=15 2:00s 0 -
90:   Rule AS 1994 only - Mar Sun>=18 2:00s 0 -   Rule AS 1995 2005 - Mar lastSun 2:00s 0 -   Rule AS 2006 only - Apr Sun>=1 2:00s 0 - - Rule AS 2007 max - Mar lastSun 2:00s 0 - + Rule AS 2007 only - Mar lastSun 2:00s 0 - + Rule AS 2008 max - Apr Sun>=1 2:00s 0 - + Rule AS 2008 max - Oct Sun>=1 2:00s 1:00 -   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Australia/Adelaide 9:14:20 - LMT 1895 Feb    9:00 - CST 1899 May
121:   Rule AT 2000 only - Aug lastSun 2:00s 1:00 -   Rule AT 2001 max - Oct Sun>=1 2:00s 1:00 -   Rule AT 2006 only - Apr Sun>=1 2:00s 0 - - Rule AT 2007 max - Mar lastSun 2:00s 0 - + Rule AT 2007 only - Mar lastSun 2:00s 0 - + Rule AT 2008 max - Apr Sun>=1 2:00s 0 -   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Australia/Hobart 9:49:16 - LMT 1895 Sep    10:00 - EST 1916 Oct 1 2:00
145:   Rule AV 1991 1994 - Mar Sun>=1 2:00s 0 -   Rule AV 1995 2005 - Mar lastSun 2:00s 0 -   Rule AV 2000 only - Aug lastSun 2:00s 1:00 - - Rule AV 2001 max - Oct lastSun 2:00s 1:00 - + Rule AV 2001 2007 - Oct lastSun 2:00s 1:00 -   Rule AV 2006 only - Apr Sun>=1 2:00s 0 - - Rule AV 2007 max - Mar lastSun 2:00s 0 - + Rule AV 2007 only - Mar lastSun 2:00s 0 - + Rule AV 2008 max - Apr Sun>=1 2:00s 0 - + Rule AV 2008 max - Oct Sun>=1 2:00s 1:00 -   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Australia/Melbourne 9:39:52 - LMT 1895 Feb    10:00 Aus EST 1971
166:   Rule AN 1990 1995 - Mar Sun>=1 2:00s 0 -   Rule AN 1996 2005 - Mar lastSun 2:00s 0 -   Rule AN 2000 only - Aug lastSun 2:00s 1:00 - - Rule AN 2001 max - Oct lastSun 2:00s 1:00 - + Rule AN 2001 2007 - Oct lastSun 2:00s 1:00 -   Rule AN 2006 only - Apr Sun>=1 2:00s 0 - - Rule AN 2007 max - Mar lastSun 2:00s 0 - + Rule AN 2007 only - Mar lastSun 2:00s 0 - + Rule AN 2008 max - Apr Sun>=1 2:00s 0 - + Rule AN 2008 max - Oct Sun>=1 2:00s 1:00 -   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Australia/Sydney 10:04:52 - LMT 1895 Feb    10:00 Aus EST 1971
191:   Rule LH 1990 1995 - Mar Sun>=1 2:00 0 -   Rule LH 1996 2005 - Mar lastSun 2:00 0 -   Rule LH 2000 only - Aug lastSun 2:00 0:30 - - Rule LH 2001 max - Oct lastSun 2:00 0:30 - + Rule LH 2001 2007 - Oct lastSun 2:00 0:30 -   Rule LH 2006 only - Apr Sun>=1 2:00 0 - - Rule LH 2007 max - Mar lastSun 2:00 0 - + Rule LH 2007 only - Mar lastSun 2:00 0 - + Rule LH 2008 max - Apr Sun>=1 2:00 0 - + Rule LH 2008 max - Oct Sun>=1 2:00 0:30 -   Zone Australia/Lord_Howe 10:36:20 - LMT 1895 Feb    10:00 - EST 1981 Mar    10:30 LH LHST
348:   Rule Chatham 1976 1989 - Mar Sun>=1 2:45s 0 S   Rule NZ 1989 only - Oct Sun>=8 2:00s 1:00 D   Rule Chatham 1989 only - Oct Sun>=8 2:45s 1:00 D - Rule NZ 1990 max - Oct Sun>=1 2:00s 1:00 D - Rule Chatham 1990 max - Oct Sun>=1 2:45s 1:00 D - Rule NZ 1990 max - Mar Sun>=15 2:00s 0 S - Rule Chatham 1990 max - Mar Sun>=15 2:45s 0 S + Rule NZ 1990 2006 - Oct Sun>=1 2:00s 1:00 D + Rule Chatham 1990 2006 - Oct Sun>=1 2:45s 1:00 D + Rule NZ 1990 2007 - Mar Sun>=15 2:00s 0 S + Rule Chatham 1990 2007 - Mar Sun>=15 2:45s 0 S + Rule NZ 2007 max - Sep lastSun 2:00s 1:00 D + Rule Chatham 2007 max - Sep lastSun 2:45s 1:00 D + Rule NZ 2008 max - Apr Sun>=1 2:00s 0 S + Rule Chatham 2008 max - Apr Sun>=1 2:45s 0 S   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Pacific/Auckland 11:39:04 - LMT 1868 Nov 2    11:30 NZ NZ%sT 1946 Jan 1
449:   # US minor outlying islands      # Howland, Baker - # uninhabited since World War II - # no information; was probably like Pacific/Pago_Pago + # Howland was mined for guano by American companies 1857-1878 and British + # 1886-1891; Baker was similar but exact dates are not known. + # Inhabited by civilians 1935-1942; U.S. military bases 1943-1944; + # uninhabited thereafter. + # Howland observed Hawaii Standard Time (UTC-10:30) in 1937; + # see page 206 of Elgen M. Long and Marie K. Long, + # Amelia Earhart: the Mystery Solved, Simon & Schuster (2000). + # So most likely Howland and Baker observed Hawaii Time from 1935 + # until they were abandoned after the war.      # Jarvis - # uninhabited since 1958 + # Mined for guano by American companies 1857-1879 and British 1883?-1891?. + # Inhabited by civilians 1935-1942; IGY scientific base 1957-1958; + # uninhabited thereafter.   # no information; was probably like Pacific/Kiritimati      # Johnston
862:   # introduction of standard time in 1895.       - # South Australia, Tasmania, Victoria -  - # From Arthur David Olson (1992-03-08): - # The rules from version 7.1 follow. - # There are lots of differences between these rules and - # the Shepherd et al. rules. Since the Shepherd et al. rules - # and Bradley White's newspaper article are in agreement on - # current DST ending dates, no worries. + # southeast Australia   # - # Rule Oz 1971 1985 - Oct lastSun 2:00 1:00 - - # Rule Oz 1986 max - Oct Sun>=18 2:00 1:00 - - # Rule Oz 1972 only - Feb 27 3:00 0 - - # Rule Oz 1973 1986 - Mar Sun>=1 3:00 0 - - # Rule Oz 1987 max - Mar Sun>=15 3:00 0 - - # Zone Australia/Tasmania 10:00 Oz EST - # Zone Australia/South 9:30 Oz CST - # Zone Australia/Victoria 10:00 Oz EST 1985 Oct lastSun 2:00 - # 10:00 1:00 EST 1986 Mar Sun>=15 3:00 - # 10:00 Oz EST + # From Paul Eggert (2007-07-23): + # Starting autumn 2008 Victoria, NSW, South Australia, Tasmania and the ACT + # end DST the first Sunday in April and start DST the first Sunday in October. + # http://www.theage.com.au/news/national/daylight-savings-to-span-six-months/2007/06/27/1182623966703.html    - # From Robert Elz (1991-03-06): - # I believe that the current start date for DST is "lastSun" in Oct... - # that changed Oct 89. That is, we're back to the - # original rule, and that rule currently applies in all the states - # that have dst, incl Qld. (Certainly it was true in Vic). - # The file I'm including says that happened in 1988, I think - # that's incorrect, but I'm not 100% certain. +       # South Australia   
934:   # was gazetted in the Government Hansard on Sep 26 1994....   # start on last Sunday in October and end in last sunday in March.    + # From Paul Eggert (2007-07-23): + # See "southeast Australia" above for 2008 and later. +    # Tasmania      # The rules for 1967 through 1991 were reported by George Shepherd
956:   # Sim Alam (2000-07-03) reported a legal citation for the 2000/2001 rules:   # http://www.thelaw.tas.gov.au/fragview/42++1968+GS3A@EN+2000070300    + # From Paul Eggert (2007-07-23): + # See "southeast Australia" above for 2008 and later. +    # Victoria      # The rules for 1971 through 1991 were reported by George Shepherd
985:   # [1] http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog/HEISUN.html   # [2] http://www.shrine.org.au    + # From Paul Eggert (2007-07-23): + # See "southeast Australia" above for 2008 and later. +    # New South Wales      # From Arthur David Olson:
1051:   # The Queensland Premier Peter Beattie is encouraging northern NSW   # towns to use Queensland time.    + # From Paul Eggert (2007-07-23): + # See "southeast Australia" above for 2008 and later. +    # Yancowinna      # From John Mackin (1989-01-04):
1102:   # For Lord Howe dates we use Shanks & Pottenger through 1989, and   # Lonergan thereafter. For times we use Lonergan.    + # From Paul Eggert (2007-07-23): + # See "southeast Australia" above for 2008 and later. +    ###############################################################################      # New Zealand
1146:   # transitions at 2:45 local standard time; this confirms that Chatham   # is always exactly 45 minutes ahead of Auckland.    + # From Colin Sharples (2007-04-30): + # DST will now start on the last Sunday in September, and end on the + # first Sunday in April. The changes take effect this year, meaning + # that DST will begin on 2007-09-30 2008-04-06. + # http://www.dia.govt.nz/diawebsite.nsf/wpg_URL/Services-Daylight-Saving-Daylight-saving-to-be-extended +    ###############################################################################