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pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/NEWS:1:   News for the tz database    + Release 2019c - 2019-09-11 08:59:48 -0700 +  +  Briefly: +  Fiji observes DST from 2019-11-10 to 2020-01-12. +  Norfolk Island starts observing Australian-style DST. +  +  Changes to future timestamps +  +  Fiji's next DST transitions will be 2019-11-10 and 2020-01-12 +  instead of 2019-11-03 and 2020-01-19. (Thanks to Raymond Kumar.) +  Adjust future guesses accordingly. +  +  Norfolk Island will observe Australian-style DST starting in +  spring 2019. The first transition is on 2019-10-06. (Thanks to +  Kyle Czech and Michael Deckers.) +  +  Changes to past timestamps +  +  Many corrections to time in Turkey from 1940 through 1985. +  (Thanks to Oya Vulaş via Alois Treindl, and to Kıvanç Yazan.) +  +  The Norfolk Island 1975-03-02 transition was at 02:00 standard +  time, not 02:00 DST. (Thanks to Michael Deckers.) +  +  South Korea observed DST from 1948 through 1951. Although this +  info was supposed to appear in release 2014j, a typo inadvertently +  suppressed the change. (Thanks to Alois Treindl.) +  +  Detroit observed DST in 1967 and 1968 following the US DST rules, +  except that its 1967 DST began on June 14 at 00:01. (Thanks to +  Alois Treindl for pointing out that the old data entries were +  probably wrong.) +  +  Fix several errors in pre-1970 transitions in Perry County, IN. +  (Thanks to Alois Triendl for pointing out the 1967/9 errors.) +  +  Edmonton did not observe DST in 1967 or 1969. In 1946 Vancouver +  ended DST on 09-29 not 10-13, and Vienna ended DST on 10-07 not +  10-06. In 1945 Königsberg (now Kaliningrad) switched from +01/+02 +  to +02/+03 on 04-10 not 01-01, and its +02/+03 is abbreviated +  EET/EEST, not CET/CEST. (Thanks to Alois Triendl.) In 1946 +  Königsberg switched to +03 on 04-07 not 01-01. +  +  In 1946 Louisville switched from CST to CDT on 04-28 at 00:01, not +  01-01 at 00:00. (Thanks to Alois Treindl and Michael Deckers.) +  Also, it switched from CST to CDT on 1950-04-30, not 1947-04-27. +  +  The 1892-05-01 transition in Brussels was at 00:17:30, not at noon. +  (Thanks to Michael Deckers.) +  +  Changes to past time zone abbreviations and DST flags +  +  Hong Kong Winter Time, observed from 1941-10-01 to 1941-12-25, +  is now flagged as DST and is abbreviated HKWT not HKT. +  +  Changes to code +  +  leapseconds.awk now relies only on its input data, rather than +  also relying on its comments. (Inspired by code from Dennis +  Ferguson and Chris Woodbury.) +  +  The code now defends against CRLFs in leap-seconds.list. +  (Thanks to Brian Inglis and Chris Woodbury.) +  +  Changes to documentation and commentary +  +  theory.html discusses leap seconds. (Thanks to Steve Summit.) +  +  Nashville's newspapers dueled about the time of day in the 1950s. +  (Thanks to John Seigenthaler.) +  +  Liechtenstein observed Swiss DST in 1941/2. +  (Thanks to Alois Treindl.) +  +    Release 2019b - 2019-07-01 00:09:53 -0700       Briefly:    Brazil no longer observes DST.    'zic -b slim' outputs smaller TZif files; please try it out.    Palestine's 2019 spring-forward transition was on 03-29, not 03-30.       Changes to future timestamps       Brazil has canceled DST and will stay on standard time indefinitely.