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2014-11-12

2014-11-12 23:43:47 by Henrik Grubbström (Grubba) <grubba@grubba.org>

Updated to tzdata2014j.

991:   ################################################################################       - # From Paul Eggert (2006-03-22): - # 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.   # - # Except where otherwise noted, Shanks & Pottenger is the source for - # entries through 1990, and IATA SSIM is the source for entries afterwards. - # +    # Other sources occasionally used include:   #   # Edward W. Whitman, World Time Differences,
3131:   # From Paul Eggert (2014-08-19):   # The 2014-08-13 Cabinet meeting decided to stay on UTC-4 year-round. See:   # http://tcweeklynews.com/daylight-savings-time-to-be-maintained-p5353-127.htm - # Model this as a switch from EST/EDT to AST on 2014-11-02 at 02:00. + # Model this as a switch from EST/EDT to AST ... + # From Chris Walton (2014-11-04): + # ... the TCI government appears to have delayed the switch to + # "permanent daylight saving time" by one year.... + # http://tcweeklynews.com/time-change-to-go-ahead-this-november-p5437-127.htm   #   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone America/Grand_Turk -4:44:32 - LMT 1890    -5:07:11 - KMT 1912 Feb # Kingston Mean Time    -5:00 - EST 1979 -  -5:00 US E%sT 2014 Nov 2 2:00 +  -5:00 US E%sT 2015 Nov Sun>=1 2:00    -4:00 - AST      # British Virgin Is