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pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/africa:1: - # @(#)africa 7.33 + # @(#)africa 7.34      # 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 <eggert@twinsun.com> (1999-03-22):   #   # A good source for time zone historical data outside the U.S. is   # Thomas G. Shanks, The International Atlas (5th edition),   # San Diego: ACS Publications, Inc. (1999).
pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/africa:21:   #   # Another source occasionally used is Edward W. Whitman, World Time Differences,   # Whitman Publishing Co, 2 Niagara Av, Ealing, London (undated), which   # I found in the UCLA library.   #   # A reliable and entertaining source about time zones is   # Derek Howse, Greenwich time and longitude, Philip Wilson Publishers (1997).   #   # Previous editions of this database used WAT, CAT, SAT, and EAT   # for +0:00 through +3:00, respectively, - # but Mark R V Murray <markm@iafrica.com> reports that + # but Mark R V Murray <markm@grondar.za> reports that   # `SAST' is the official abbreviation for +2:00 in the country of South Africa,   # `CAT' is commonly used for +2:00 in countries north of South Africa, and   # `WAT' is probably the best name for +1:00, as the common phrase for   # the area that includes Nigeria is ``West Africa''.   # He has heard of ``Western Sahara Time'' for +0:00 but can find no reference.   #   # To make things confusing, `WAT' seems to have been used for -1:00 long ago;   # I'd guess that this was because people needed _some_ name for -1:00,   # and at the time, far west Africa was the only major land area in -1:00.   # This usage is now obsolete, as the last use of -1:00 on the African