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pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/README:27:   to make things right for your system, especially if you are using some   platform other than GNU/Linux. Then run the following commands,   substituting your desired installation directory for "$HOME/tzdir":       make TOPDIR=$HOME/tzdir install    $HOME/tzdir/etc/zdump -v America/Los_Angeles      Historical local time information has been included here to:      * provide a compendium of data about the history of civil time -  that is useful even if the data are not 100% accurate; +  that is useful even if not 100% accurate;      * give an idea of the variety of local time rules that have    existed in the past and thus an idea of the variety that may be    expected in the future;      * provide a test of the generality of the local time rule description    system.      The information in the time zone data files is by no means authoritative; - the files currently do not even attempt to cover all time stamps before - 1970, and there are undoubtedly errors even for time stamps since 1970. - If you know that the rules are different from those in a file, by all means - feel free to change a file (and please send the changed version to - tz@iana.org for use in the future). Europeans take note! + fixes and enhancements are welcome. Please see the file CONTRIBUTING + for details.    - Thanks to these Timezone Caballeros who've made major contributions to the - time conversion package: Keith Bostic; Bob Devine; Paul Eggert; Robert Elz; + Thanks to these Time Zone Caballeros who've made major contributions to the + time conversion package: Keith Bostic; Bob Devine; Paul Eggert; Robert Elz;   Guy Harris; Mark Horton; John Mackin; and Bradley White. Thanks also to   Michael Bloom, Art Neilson, Stephen Prince, John Sovereign, and Frank Wales   for testing work, and to Gwillim Law for checking local mean time data.   Thanks in particular to Arthur David Olson, the project's founder and first - maintainer, to whom the timezone community owes the greatest debt of all. + maintainer, to whom the time zone community owes the greatest debt of all.   None of them are responsible for remaining errors.      Look in <ftp://ftp.iana.org/tz/releases/> for updated versions of these files.      Please send comments or information to tz@iana.org.