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2014-11-12

2014-11-12 23:42:57 by Henrik Grubbström (Grubba) <grubba@grubba.org>

Updated to tzdata2014j.

6:   # tz@iana.org for general use in the future). For more, please see   # the file CONTRIBUTING in the tz distribution.    - # From Paul Eggert (2014-05-31): - # A good source for time zone historical data outside the U.S. is + # From Paul Eggert (2014-10-31): + # + # Unless otherwise specified, the source for data through 1990 is:   # Thomas G. Shanks and Rique Pottenger, The International Atlas (6th edition),   # San Diego: ACS Publications, Inc. (2003). -  + # Unfortunately this book contains many errors and cites no sources.   #   # Gwillim Law writes that a good source   # for recent time zone data is the International Air Transport   # Association's Standard Schedules Information Manual (IATA SSIM),   # published semiannually. Law sent in several helpful summaries - # of the IATA's data after 1990. + # of the IATA's data after 1990. Except where otherwise noted, + # IATA SSIM is the source for entries after 1990.   #   # A reliable and entertaining source about time zones is   # Derek Howse, Greenwich time and longitude, Philip Wilson Publishers (1997).
287:   # "Timeball on the ballast office is down. Dunsink time."   # -- James Joyce, Ulysses    + # "Countess Markievicz ... claimed that the [1916] abolition of Dublin Mean Time + # was among various actions undertaken by the 'English' government that + # would 'put the whole country into the SF (Sinn Féin) camp'. She claimed + # Irish 'public feeling (was) outraged by forcing of English time on us'." + # -- Parsons M. Dublin lost its time zone - and 25 minutes - after 1916 Rising. + # Irish Times 2014-10-27. + # http://www.irishtimes.com/news/politics/dublin-lost-its-time-zone-and-25-minutes-after-1916-rising-1.1977411 +    # From Joseph S. Myers (2005-01-26):   # Irish laws are available online at <http://www.irishstatutebook.ie>.   # These include various relating to legal time, for example:
594:   Rule Russia 1993 2010 - Mar lastSun 2:00s 1:00 S   Rule Russia 1993 1995 - Sep lastSun 2:00s 0 -   Rule Russia 1996 2010 - Oct lastSun 2:00s 0 - + # As described below, Russia's 2014 change affects Zone data, not Rule data.      # From Alexander Krivenyshev (2011-06-14):   # According to Kremlin press service, Russian President Dmitry Medvedev