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pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/NEWS:1:   News for the tz database    +  + Release 2015e - 2015-06-13 10:56:02 -0700 +  +  Changes affecting future time stamps +  +  Morocco will suspend DST from 2015-06-14 03:00 through 2015-07-19 02:00, +  not 06-13 and 07-18 as we had guessed. (Thanks to Milamber.) +  +  Assume Cayman Islands will observe DST starting next year, using US rules. +  Although it isn't guaranteed, it is the most likely. +  +  Changes affecting data format +  +  The file 'iso3166.tab' now uses UTF-8, so that its entries can better +  spell the names of Åland Islands, Côte d'Ivoire, and Réunion. +  +  Changes affecting code +  +  When displaying data, tzselect converts it to the current locale's +  encoding if the iconv command works. (Problem reported by random832.) +  +  tzselect no longer mishandles Dominica, fixing a bug introduced +  in Release 2014f. (Problem reported by Owen Leibman.) +  +  zic -l no longer fails when compiled with -DTZDEFAULT=\"/etc/localtime\". +  This fixes a bug introduced in Release 2014f. +  (Problem reported by Leonardo Chiquitto.) +  +  + Release 2015d - 2015-04-24 08:09:46 -0700 +  +  Changes affecting future time stamps +  +  Egypt will not observe DST in 2015 and will consider canceling it +  permanently. For now, assume no DST indefinitely. +  (Thanks to Ahmed Nazmy and Tim Parenti.) +  +  Changes affecting past time stamps +  +  America/Whitehorse switched from UTC-9 to UTC-8 on 1967-05-28, not +  1966-07-01. Also, Yukon's time zone history is documented better. +  (Thanks to Brian Inglis and Dennis Ferguson.) +  +  Change affecting past and future time zone abbreviations +  +  The abbreviations for Hawaii-Aleutian standard and daylight times +  have been changed from HAST/HADT to HST/HDT, as per US Government +  Printing Office style. This affects only America/Adak since 1983, +  as America/Honolulu was already using the new style. +  +  Changes affecting code +  +  zic has some minor performance improvements. +  +    Release 2015c - 2015-04-11 08:55:55 -0700       Changes affecting future time stamps       Egypt's spring-forward transition is at 24:00 on April's last Thursday,    not 00:00 on April's last Friday. 2015's transition will therefore be on    Thursday, April 30 at 24:00, not Friday, April 24 at 00:00. Similar fixes    apply to 2026, 2037, 2043, etc. (Thanks to Steffen Thorsen.)       Changes affecting past time stamps