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2013-09-28

2013-09-28 10:42:24 by Henrik Grubbström (Grubba) <grubba@grubba.org>

Updated to tzdata2013d.

230:   # - Macquarie Island will stay on UTC+11 for winter and therefore not   # switch back from daylight savings time when other parts of Australia do   # on 4 April. + # + # From Arthur David Olson (2013-05-23): + # The 1919 transition is overspecified below so pre-2013 zics + # will produce a binary file with an EST-type as the first 32-bit type; + # this is required for correct handling of times before 1916 by + # pre-2013 versions of localtime.   Zone Antarctica/Macquarie 0 - zzz 1899 Nov    10:00 - EST 1916 Oct 1 2:00    10:00 1:00 EST 1917 Feb -  10:00 Aus EST 1919 Apr +  10:00 Aus EST 1919 Apr 1 0:00s    0 - zzz 1948 Mar 25    10:00 Aus EST 1967    10:00 AT EST 2010 Apr 4 3:00
1475:   # From Paul Eggert (2000-01-08):   # IATA SSIM (1999-09) says DST ends 0100 local time. Go with McDow.    - # From the BBC World Service (1998-10-31 11:32 UTC): + # From the BBC World Service in + # http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/205226.stm (1998-10-31 16:03 UTC):   # The Fijiian government says the main reasons for the time change is to - # improve productivity and reduce road accidents. But correspondents say it - # also hopes the move will boost Fiji's ability to compete with other pacific - # islands in the effort to attract tourists to witness the dawning of the new - # millenium. + # improve productivity and reduce road accidents.... [T]he move is also + # intended to boost Fiji's ability to attract tourists to witness the dawning + # of the new millennium.      # http://www.fiji.gov.fj/press/2000_09/2000_09_13-05.shtml (2000-09-13)   # reports that Fiji has discontinued DST.
1625:   # Shanks & Pottenger say the transition was on 1968-10-01; go with Mundell.      # From Eric Ulevik (1999-05-03): - # Tonga's director of tourism, who is also secretary of the National Millenium + # Tonga's director of tourism, who is also secretary of the National Millennium   # Committee, has a plan to get Tonga back in front.   # He has proposed a one-off move to tropical daylight saving for Tonga from   # October to March, which has won approval in principle from the Tongan