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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: - # @(#)northamerica 7.53 + # @(#)northamerica 7.54   # also includes Central America and the Caribbean      # This data is by no means authoritative; if you think you know better,
476:   # From Rich Wales (2000-08-29):   # After prolonged debate, and despite continuing deep differences of opinion,   # Wayne County (central Kentucky) is switching from Central (-0600) to Eastern - # (-0500) time. They won't "fall back" this year. See: - # <a href="http://www.nandotimes.com/nation/story/body/0,1037,500244845-500362432-502132762-0,00.html"> - # Sara Shipley, the difference an hour makes (2000-08-29 15:33 -0400) - # </a> + # (-0500) time. They won't "fall back" this year. See Sara Shipley, + # The difference an hour makes, Nando Times (2000-08-29 15:33 -0400).   Zone America/Kentucky/Monticello -5:39:24 - LMT 1883 Nov 18 12:00    -6:00 US C%sT 1946    -6:00 - CST 1968
1089:   # Central Time and Southampton Island [in the Central zone] is not   # required to use daylight savings.    + # From + # <a href="http://www.nunatsiaq.com/archives/nunavut001130/nvt21110_02.html"> + # Nunavut now has two time zones + # </a> (2000-11-10): + # The Nunavut government would allow its employees in Kugluktuk and + # Cambridge Bay to operate on central time year-round, putting them + # one hour behind the rest of Nunavut for six months during the winter. + # At the end of October the two communities had rebelled against + # Nunavut's unified time zone, refusing to shift to eastern time with + # the rest of the territory for the winter. Cambridge Bay remained on + # central time, while Kugluktuk, even farther west, reverted to + # mountain time, which they had used before the advent of Nunavut's + # unified time zone in 1999. +  + # From Paul Eggert (2000-12-04): + # Let's just keep track of the official times for now. +    # Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S   Rule NT_YK 1918 only - Apr 14 2:00 1:00 D   Rule NT_YK 1918 only - Oct 27 2:00 0 S
1105:   Zone America/Pangnirtung -4:22:56 - LMT 1884    -4:00 NT_YK A%sT 1995 Apr Sun>=1 2:00    -5:00 Canada E%sT 1999 Oct 31 2:00 -  -6:00 Canada C%sT +  -6:00 Canada C%sT 2000 Oct 29 2:00 +  -5:00 - EST   Zone America/Iqaluit -4:33:52 - LMT 1884 # Frobisher Bay before 1987    -5:00 NT_YK E%sT 1999 Oct 31 2:00 -  -6:00 Canada C%sT +  -6:00 Canada C%sT 2000 Oct 29 2:00 +  -5:00 - EST   Zone America/Rankin_Inlet -6:08:40 - LMT 1884 -  -6:00 NT_YK C%sT +  -6:00 NT_YK C%sT 2000 Oct 29 2:00 +  -5:00 - EST   Zone America/Cambridge_Bay -7:00:20 - LMT 1884    -7:00 NT_YK M%sT 1999 Oct 31 2:00    -6:00 Canada C%sT
1205:   # savings time so as to stay on the same time zone as the southern part of   # Arizona year round.    + # From Jesper Norgaard (2000-12-02): + # No changes have been implemented yet, but the new elected president + # Vicente Fox seems to agree with his presidential candidate opponent + # Labastida that daylight saving should not be discontinued, but maybe + # reduced with a couple of months, e.g. starting one month later and + # ending one month earlier: + # http://www.reforma.com/nacional/articulo/044581/ +    # Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S   Rule Mexico 1939 only - Feb 5 0:00 1:00 D   Rule Mexico 1939 only - Jun 25 0:00 0 S
1423:    -4:00 - AST      # Dominican Republic +  + # From Steffen Thorsen (2000-10-30): + # Enrique Morales reported to me that the Dominican Republic has changed the + # time zone to Eastern Standard Time as of Sunday 29 at 2 am.... + # http://www.listin.com.do/antes/261000/republica/princi.html +  + # From Paul Eggert (2000-12-04): + # That URL (2000-10-26, in Spanish) says they planned to use US-style DST. +  + # From Rives McDow (2000-12-01): + # Dominican Republic changed its mind and presidential decree on Tuesday, + # November 28, 2000, with a new decree. On Sunday, December 3 at 1:00 AM the + # Dominican Republic will be reverting to 8 hours from the International Date + # Line, and will not be using DST in the foreseeable future. The reason they + # decided to use DST was to be in synch with Puerto Rico, who was also going + # to implement DST. When Puerto Rico didn't implement DST, the president + # decided to revert. +  +    # Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S   Rule DR 1966 only - Oct 30 0:00 1:00 D   Rule DR 1967 only - Feb 28 0:00 0 S
1434:   Zone America/Santo_Domingo -4:39:36 - LMT 1890    -4:40 - SDMT 1933 Apr 1 12:00 # S. Dom. MT    -5:00 DR E%sT 1974 Oct 27 +  -4:00 - AST 2000 Oct 29 02:00 +  -5:00 US E%sT 2000 Dec 3 01:00    -4:00 - AST      # El Salvador