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pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/africa:1: - # @(#)africa 8.10 + # @(#)africa 8.17   # <pre>      # This data is by no means authoritative; if you think you know better,   # go ahead and edit the file (and please send any changes to   # tz@elsie.nci.nih.gov for general use in the future).      # From Paul Eggert (2006-03-22):   #   # A good source for time zone historical data outside the U.S. is   # Thomas G. Shanks and Rique Pottenger, The International Atlas (6th edition),
pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/africa:380:    0:00 - GMT      # Mauritania   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Africa/Nouakchott -1:03:48 - LMT 1912    0:00 - GMT 1934 Feb 26    -1:00 - WAT 1960 Nov 28    0:00 - GMT      # Mauritius +  + # From Steffen Thorsen (2008-06-25): + # Mauritius plans to observe DST from 2008-11-01 to 2009-03-31 on a trial + # basis.... + # It seems that Mauritius observed daylight saving time from 1982-10-10 to + # 1983-03-20 as well, but that was not successful.... + # http://www.timeanddate.com/news/time/mauritius-daylight-saving-time.html +  + # From Alex Krivenyshev (2008-06-25): + # http://economicdevelopment.gov.mu/portal/site/Mainhomepage/menuitem.a42b24128104d9845dabddd154508a0c/?content_id=0a7cee8b5d69a110VgnVCM1000000a04a8c0RCRD +  + # From Arthur David Olson (2008-06-30): + # The www.timeanddate.com article cited by Steffen Thorsen notes that "A + # final decision has yet to be made on the times that daylight saving + # would begin and end on these dates." As a place holder, use midnight. +  + # From Paul Eggert (2008-06-30): + # Follow Thorsen on DST in 1982/1983, instead of Shanks & Pottenger. +  + # From Steffen Thorsen (2008-07-10): + # According to + # <a href="http://www.lexpress.mu/display_article.php?news_id=111216"> + # http://www.lexpress.mu/display_article.php?news_id=111216 + # </a> + # (in French), Mauritius will start and end their DST a few days earlier + # than previously announced (2008-11-01 to 2009-03-31). The new start + # date is 2008-10-26 at 02:00 and the new end date is 2009-03-27 (no time + # given, but it is probably at either 2 or 3 wall clock time). + # + # A little strange though, since the article says that they moved the date + # to align itself with Europe and USA which also change time on that date, + # but that means they have not paid attention to what happened in + # USA/Canada last year (DST ends first Sunday in November). I also wonder + # why that they end on a Friday, instead of aligning with Europe which + # changes two days later. +  + # From Alex Krivenyshev (2008-07-11): + # Seems that English language article "The revival of daylight saving + # time: Energy conservation?"-# No. 16578 (07/11/2008) was originally + # published on Monday, June 30, 2008... + # + # I guess that article in French "Le gouvernement avance l'introduction + # de l'heure d'ete" stating that DST in Mauritius starting on October 26 + # and ending on March 27, 2009 is the most recent one. + # ... + # <a href="http://www.worldtimezone.com/dst_news/dst_news_mauritius02.html"> + # http://www.worldtimezone.com/dst_news/dst_news_mauritius02.html + # </a> +  + # From Riad M. Hossen Ally (2008-08-03): + # The Government of Mauritius weblink + # <a href="http://www.gov.mu/portal/site/pmosite/menuitem.4ca0efdee47462e7440a600248a521ca/?content_id=3D4728ca68b2a5b110VgnVCM1000000a04a8c0RCRD"> + # http://www.gov.mu/portal/site/pmosite/menuitem.4ca0efdee47462e7440a600248a521ca/?content_id=3D4728ca68b2a5b110VgnVCM1000000a04a8c0RCRD + # </a> + # Cabinet Decision of July 18th, 2008 states as follows: + # + # 4. ...Cabinet has agreed to the introduction into the National Assembly + # of the Time Bill which provides for the introduction of summer time in + # Mauritius. The summer time period which will be of one hour ahead of + # the standard time, will be aligned with that in Europe and the United + # States of America. It will start at two o'clock in the morning on the + # last Sunday of October and will end at two o'clock in the morning on + # the last Sunday of March the following year. The summer time for the + # year 2008 - 2009 will, therefore, be effective as from 26 October 2008 + # and end on 29 March 2009. +  + # From Ed Maste (2008-10-07): + # THE TIME BILL (No. XXVII of 2008) Explanatory Memorandum states the + # beginning / ending of summer time is 2 o'clock standard time in the + # morning of the last Sunday of October / last Sunday of March. + # <a href="http://www.gov.mu/portal/goc/assemblysite/file/bill2708.pdf"> + # http://www.gov.mu/portal/goc/assemblysite/file/bill2708.pdf + # </a> +  + # Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S + Rule Mauritius 1982 only - Oct 10 0:00 1:00 S + Rule Mauritius 1983 only - Mar 21 0:00 0 - + Rule Mauritius 2008 max - Oct lastSun 2:00s 1:00 S + Rule Mauritius 2009 max - Mar lastSun 2:00s 0 -   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Indian/Mauritius 3:50:00 - LMT 1907 # Port Louis -  4:00 - MUT # Mauritius Time +  4:00 Mauritius MU%sT # Mauritius Time   # Agalega Is, Rodriguez   # no information; probably like Indian/Mauritius      # Mayotte   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Indian/Mayotte 3:00:56 - LMT 1911 Jul # Mamoutzou    3:00 - EAT      # Morocco   # See the `europe' file for Spanish Morocco (Africa/Ceuta). -  +  + # From Alex Krivenyshev (2008-05-09): + # Here is an article that Morocco plan to introduce Daylight Saving Time between + # 1 June, 2008 and 27 September, 2008. + # + # "... Morocco is to save energy by adjusting its clock during summer so it will + # be one hour ahead of GMT between 1 June and 27 September, according to + # Communication Minister and Gov ernment Spokesman, Khalid Naciri...." + # + # <a href="http://www.worldtimezone.net/dst_news/dst_news_morocco01.html"> + # http://www.worldtimezone.net/dst_news/dst_news_morocco01.html + # </a> + # OR + # <a href="http://en.afrik.com/news11892.html"> + # http://en.afrik.com/news11892.html + # </a> +  + # From Alex Krivenyshev (2008-05-09): + # The Morocco time change can be confirmed on Morocco web site Maghreb Arabe Presse: + # <a href="http://www.map.ma/eng/sections/box3/morocco_shifts_to_da/view"> + # http://www.map.ma/eng/sections/box3/morocco_shifts_to_da/view + # </a> + # + # Morocco shifts to daylight time on June 1st through September 27, Govt. + # spokesman. +  + # From Patrice Scattolin (2008-05-09): + # According to this article: + # <a href="http://www.avmaroc.com/actualite/heure-dete-comment-a127896.html"> + # http://www.avmaroc.com/actualite/heure-dete-comment-a127896.html + # </a> + # (and republished here: + # <a href="http://www.actu.ma/heure-dete-comment_i127896_0.html"> + # http://www.actu.ma/heure-dete-comment_i127896_0.html + # </a> + # ) + # the changes occurs at midnight: + # + # saturday night may 31st at midnight (which in french is to be + # intrepreted as the night between saturday and sunday) + # sunday night the 28th at midnight + # + # Seeing that the 28th is monday, I am guessing that she intends to say + # the midnight of the 28th which is the midnight between sunday and + # monday, which jives with other sources that say that it's inclusive + # june1st to sept 27th. + # + # The decision was taken by decree *2-08-224 *but I can't find the decree + # published on the web. + # + # It's also confirmed here: + # <a href="http://www.maroc.ma/NR/exeres/FACF141F-D910-44B0-B7FA-6E03733425D1.htm"> + # http://www.maroc.ma/NR/exeres/FACF141F-D910-44B0-B7FA-6E03733425D1.htm + # </a> + # on a government portal as being between june 1st and sept 27th (not yet + # posted in english). + # + # The following google query will generate many relevant hits: + # <a href="http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&q=Conseil+de+gouvernement+maroc+heure+avance&btnG=Search"> + # http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&q=Conseil+de+gouvernement+maroc+heure+avance&btnG=Search + # </a> +  + # From Alex Krivenyshev (2008-05-09): + # Is Western Sahara (part which administrated by Morocco) going to follow + # Morocco DST changes? Any information? What about other part of + # Western Sahara - under administration of POLISARIO Front (also named + # SADR Saharawi Arab Democratic Republic)? +  + # From Arthur David Olson (2008-05-09): + # XXX--guess that it is only Morocco for now; guess only 2008 for now. +  + # From Steffen Thorsen (2008-08-27): + # Morocco will change the clocks back on the midnight between August 31 + # and September 1. They originally planned to observe DST to near the end + # of September: + # + # One article about it (in French): + # <a href="http://www.menara.ma/fr/Actualites/Maroc/Societe/ci.retour_a_l_heure_gmt_a_partir_du_dimanche_31_aout_a_minuit_officiel_.default"> + # http://www.menara.ma/fr/Actualites/Maroc/Societe/ci.retour_a_l_heure_gmt_a_partir_du_dimanche_31_aout_a_minuit_officiel_.default + # </a> + # + # We have some further details posted here: + # <a href="http://www.timeanddate.com/news/time/morocco-ends-dst-early-2008.html"> + # http://www.timeanddate.com/news/time/morocco-ends-dst-early-2008.html + # </a>   # RULE NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S -  +    Rule Morocco 1939 only - Sep 12 0:00 1:00 S   Rule Morocco 1939 only - Nov 19 0:00 0 -   Rule Morocco 1940 only - Feb 25 0:00 1:00 S   Rule Morocco 1945 only - Nov 18 0:00 0 -   Rule Morocco 1950 only - Jun 11 0:00 1:00 S   Rule Morocco 1950 only - Oct 29 0:00 0 -   Rule Morocco 1967 only - Jun 3 12:00 1:00 S   Rule Morocco 1967 only - Oct 1 0:00 0 -   Rule Morocco 1974 only - Jun 24 0:00 1:00 S   Rule Morocco 1974 only - Sep 1 0:00 0 -   Rule Morocco 1976 1977 - May 1 0:00 1:00 S   Rule Morocco 1976 only - Aug 1 0:00 0 -   Rule Morocco 1977 only - Sep 28 0:00 0 -   Rule Morocco 1978 only - Jun 1 0:00 1:00 S   Rule Morocco 1978 only - Aug 4 0:00 0 - -  + Rule Morocco 2008 only - Jun 1 0:00 1:00 S + Rule Morocco 2008 only - Sep 1 0:00 0 -   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Africa/Casablanca -0:30:20 - LMT 1913 Oct 26    0:00 Morocco WE%sT 1984 Mar 16    1:00 - CET 1986 -  0:00 - WET +  0:00 Morocco WE%sT   # Western Sahara   Zone Africa/El_Aaiun -0:52:48 - LMT 1934 Jan    -1:00 - WAT 1976 Apr 14    0:00 - WET      # Mozambique   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Africa/Maputo 2:10:20 - LMT 1903 Mar    2:00 - CAT