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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: - # @(#)southamerica 8.9 + # @(#)southamerica 8.18   # <pre>      # This data is by no means authoritative; if you think you know better,
105:   # which did not result in the switch of a time zone, as they stayed 9 hours   # from the International Date Line.   Rule Arg 1999 only - Oct Sun>=1 0:00 1:00 S - Rule Arg 2000 only - Mar Sun>=1 0:00 0 - + # From Paul Eggert (2007-12-28): + # DST was set to expire on March 5, not March 3, but since it was converted + # to standard time on March 3 it's more convenient for us to pretend that + # it ended on March 3. + Rule Arg 2000 only - Mar 3 0:00 0 -   #   # From Peter Gradelski via Steffen Thorsen (2000-03-01):   # We just checked with our Sao Paulo office and they say the government of
140:   # This kind of things had always been done this way in Argentina.   # We are still -03:00 all year round in all of the country.   # + # From Steffen Thorsen (2007-12-21): + # A user (Leonardo Chaim) reported that Argentina will adopt DST.... + # all of the country (all Zone-entries) are affected. News reports like + # http://www.lanacion.com.ar/opinion/nota.asp?nota_id=973037 indicate + # that Argentina will use DST next year as well, from October to + # March, although exact rules are not given. + # + # From Jesper Norgaard Welen (2007-12-26) + # The last hurdle of Argentina DST is over, the proposal was approved in + # the lower chamber too (Deputados) with a vote 192 for and 2 against. + # By the way thanks to Mariano Absatz and Daniel Mario Vega for the link to + # the original scanned proposal, where the dates and the zero hours are + # clear and unambiguous...This is the article about final approval: + # <a href="http://www.lanacion.com.ar/politica/nota.asp?nota_id=973996"> + # http://www.lanacion.com.ar/politica/nota.asp?nota_id=973996 + # </a> + # + # From Paul Eggert (2007-12-22): + # For dates after mid-2008, the following rules are my guesses and + # are quite possibly wrong, but are more likely than no DST at all. + Rule Arg 2007 only - Dec 30 0:00 1:00 S + Rule Arg 2008 max - Mar Sun>=15 0:00 0 - + Rule Arg 2008 max - Oct Sun>=1 0:00 1:00 S +    # From Mariano Absatz (2004-05-21):   # Today it was officially published that the Province of Mendoza is changing   # its timezone this winter... starting tomorrow night....
214:    -4:00 Arg AR%sT 1969 Oct 5    -3:00 Arg AR%sT 1999 Oct 3    -4:00 Arg AR%sT 2000 Mar 3 -  -3:00 - ART +  -3:00 Arg AR%sT   #   # Santa Fe (SF), Entre Rios (ER), Corrientes (CN), Misiones (MN), Chaco (CC),   # Formosa (FM), Salta (SA), Santiago del Estero (SE), Cordoba (CB),
237:    -4:00 - WART 1991 Oct 20    -3:00 Arg AR%sT 1999 Oct 3    -4:00 Arg AR%sT 2000 Mar 3 -  -3:00 - ART +  -3:00 Arg AR%sT   #   # Tucuman (TM)   Zone America/Argentina/Tucuman -4:20:52 - LMT 1894 Oct 31
250:    -4:00 Arg AR%sT 2000 Mar 3    -3:00 - ART 2004 Jun 1    -4:00 - WART 2004 Jun 13 -  -3:00 - ART +  -3:00 Arg AR%sT   #   # La Rioja (LR)   Zone America/Argentina/La_Rioja -4:27:24 - LMT 1894 Oct 31
263:    -4:00 Arg AR%sT 2000 Mar 3    -3:00 - ART 2004 Jun 1    -4:00 - WART 2004 Jun 20 -  -3:00 - ART +  -3:00 Arg AR%sT   #   # San Juan (SJ)   Zone America/Argentina/San_Juan -4:34:04 - LMT 1894 Oct 31
276:    -4:00 Arg AR%sT 2000 Mar 3    -3:00 - ART 2004 May 31    -4:00 - WART 2004 Jul 25 -  -3:00 - ART +  -3:00 Arg AR%sT   #   # Jujuy (JY)   Zone America/Argentina/Jujuy -4:21:12 - LMT 1894 Oct 31
290:    -3:00 1:00 ARST 1992    -3:00 Arg AR%sT 1999 Oct 3    -4:00 Arg AR%sT 2000 Mar 3 -  -3:00 - ART +  -3:00 Arg AR%sT   #   # Catamarca (CT), Chubut (CH)   Zone America/Argentina/Catamarca -4:23:08 - LMT 1894 Oct 31
303:    -4:00 Arg AR%sT 2000 Mar 3    -3:00 - ART 2004 Jun 1    -4:00 - WART 2004 Jun 20 -  -3:00 - ART +  -3:00 Arg AR%sT   #   # Mendoza (MZ)   Zone America/Argentina/Mendoza -4:35:16 - LMT 1894 Oct 31
320:    -4:00 Arg AR%sT 2000 Mar 3    -3:00 - ART 2004 May 23    -4:00 - WART 2004 Sep 26 -  -3:00 - ART +  -3:00 Arg AR%sT   #   # Santa Cruz (SC)   Zone America/Argentina/Rio_Gallegos -4:36:52 - LMT 1894 Oct 31
331:    -4:00 Arg AR%sT 2000 Mar 3    -3:00 - ART 2004 Jun 1    -4:00 - WART 2004 Jun 20 -  -3:00 - ART +  -3:00 Arg AR%sT   #   # Tierra del Fuego, Antartida e Islas del Atlantico Sur (TF)   Zone America/Argentina/Ushuaia -4:33:12 - LMT 1894 Oct 31
342:    -4:00 Arg AR%sT 2000 Mar 3    -3:00 - ART 2004 May 30    -4:00 - WART 2004 Jun 20 -  -3:00 - ART +  -3:00 Arg AR%sT      # Aruba   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]
424:   # modern Brazilian eletronic voting machines which, apparently, can't deal   # with a time change between the first and the second rounds of the elections.    + # From Steffen Thorsen (2007-09-20): + # Brazil will start DST on 2007-10-14 00:00 and end on 2008-02-17 00:00: + # http://www.mme.gov.br/site/news/detail.do;jsessionid=BBA06811AFCAAC28F0285210913513DA?newsId=13975 +    # From Paul Eggert (2002-10-10):   # The official decrees referenced below are mostly taken from   # <a href="http://pcdsh01.on.br/DecHV.html">
557:   # Decree <a href="http://pcdsh01.on.br/DecHV5539.gif">5,539</a> (2005-09-19),   # adopted by the same states as before.   Rule Brazil 2005 only - Oct 16 0:00 1:00 S - # Decree <a href="http://www.planalto.gov.br/ccivil_03/_Ato2004-2006/2006/Decreto/D5920.htm">5,920</a> - # (2006-10-03), adopted by the same states as before. - Rule Brazil 2006 max - Nov Sun>=1 0:00 1:00 S - Rule Brazil 2007 max - Feb lastSun 0:00 0 - + # Decree <a href="http://pcdsh01.on.br/DecHV5920.gif">5,920</a> (2006-10-03), + # adopted by the same states as before. + Rule Brazil 2006 only - Nov 5 0:00 1:00 S + Rule Brazil 2007 only - Feb 25 0:00 0 - + # (Decree number not yet known) + # http://www.brasil.gov.br/noticias/ultimas_noticias/horario_verao070920/ + # (2007-09-20) after a heads-up from Steffen Thorsen: + Rule Brazil 2007 max - Oct Sun>=8 0:00 1:00 S + Rule Brazil 2008 max - Feb Sun>=15 0:00 0 -   # The latest ruleset listed above says that the following states observe DST:   # DF, ES, GO, MG, MS, MT, PR, RJ, RS, SC, SP. - # For dates after mid-2007, the above rules with TO="max" are guesses + # For dates after mid-2008, the above rules with TO="max" are guesses   # and are quite possibly wrong, but are more likely than no DST at all.      
722:   # America/Santiago. The pre-1980 Pacific/Easter data are dubious,   # but we have no other source.    + # From German Poo-Caaman~o (2008-03-03): + # Due to drought, Chile extends Daylight Time in three weeks. This + # is one-time change (Saturday 3/29 at 24:00 for America/Santiago + # and Saturday 3/29 at 22:00 for Pacific/Easter) + # The Supreme Decree is located at + # <a href="http://www.shoa.cl/servicios/supremo316.pdf"> + # http://www.shoa.cl/servicios/supremo316.pdf + # </a> + # and the instructions for 2008 are located in: + # <a href="http://www.horaoficial.cl/cambio.htm"> + # http://www.horaoficial.cl/cambio.htm + # </a>. +  + # From JosĂ© Miguel Garrido (2008-03-05): + # ... + # You could see the announces of the change on + # <a href="http://www.shoa.cl/noticias/2008/04hora/hora.htm"> + # http://www.shoa.cl/noticias/2008/04hora/hora.htm + # </a>. +    # Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S   Rule Chile 1927 1932 - Sep 1 0:00 1:00 S   Rule Chile 1928 1932 - Apr 1 0:00 0 -
752:   Rule Chile 1998 only - Sep 27 4:00u 1:00 S   Rule Chile 1999 only - Apr 4 3:00u 0 -   Rule Chile 1999 max - Oct Sun>=9 4:00u 1:00 S - Rule Chile 2000 max - Mar Sun>=9 3:00u 0 - + Rule Chile 2000 2007 - Mar Sun>=9 3:00u 0 - + # N.B.: the end of March 29 in Chile is March 30 in Universal time, + # which is used below in specifying the transition. + Rule Chile 2008 only - Mar 30 3:00u 0 - + Rule Chile 2009 max - Mar Sun>=9 3:00u 0 -   # IATA SSIM anomalies: (1992-02) says 1992-03-14;   # (1996-09) says 1998-03-08. Ignore these.   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]
806:    -4:00 - AST      # Ecuador + # + # From Paul Eggert (2007-03-04): + # Apparently Ecuador had a failed experiment with DST in 1992. + # <http://midena.gov.ec/content/view/1261/208/> (2007-02-27) and + # <http://www.hoy.com.ec/NoticiaNue.asp?row_id=249856> (2006-11-06) both + # talk about "hora Sixto". Leave this alone for now, as we have no data. + #   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone America/Guayaquil -5:19:20 - LMT 1890    -5:14:00 - QMT 1931 # Quito Mean Time
1090:    -3:00 Uruguay UY%sT      # Venezuela + # + # From John Stainforth (2007-11-28): + # ... the change for Venezuela originally expected for 2007-12-31 has + # been brought forward to 2007-12-09. The official announcement was + # published today in the "Gaceta Oficial de la Republica Bolivariana + # de Venezuela, numero 38.819" (official document for all laws or + # resolution publication) + # http://www.globovision.com/news.php?nid=72208 +    # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone America/Caracas -4:27:44 - LMT 1890    -4:27:40 - CMT 1912 Feb 12 # Caracas Mean Time?    -4:30 - VET 1965 # Venezuela Time -  -4:00 - VET +  -4:00 - VET 2007 Dec 9 03:00 +  -4:30 - VET