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pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/etcetera:1: - # <pre> - # @(#)etcetera 8.3 +    # This file is in the public domain, so clarified as of   # 2009-05-17 by Arthur David Olson.      # These entries are mostly present for historical reasons, so that   # people in areas not otherwise covered by the tz files could "zic -l"   # to a time zone that was right for their area. These days, the   # tz files cover almost all the inhabited world, and the only practical   # need now for the entries that are not on UTC are for ships at sea   # that cannot use POSIX TZ settings.      Zone Etc/GMT 0 - GMT   Zone Etc/UTC 0 - UTC   Zone Etc/UCT 0 - UCT      # The following link uses older naming conventions, - # but it belongs here, not in the file `backward', + # but it belongs here, not in the file 'backward',   # as functions like gmtime load the "GMT" file to handle leap seconds properly.   # We want this to work even on installations that omit the other older names.   Link Etc/GMT GMT      Link Etc/UTC Etc/Universal   Link Etc/UTC Etc/Zulu      Link Etc/GMT Etc/Greenwich   Link Etc/GMT Etc/GMT-0   Link Etc/GMT Etc/GMT+0   Link Etc/GMT Etc/GMT0      # We use POSIX-style signs in the Zone names and the output abbreviations,   # even though this is the opposite of what many people expect.   # POSIX has positive signs west of Greenwich, but many people expect   # positive signs east of Greenwich. For example, TZ='Etc/GMT+4' uses - # the abbreviation "GMT+4" and corresponds to 4 hours behind UTC + # the abbreviation "GMT+4" and corresponds to 4 hours behind UT   # (i.e. west of Greenwich) even though many people would expect it to - # mean 4 hours ahead of UTC (i.e. east of Greenwich). + # mean 4 hours ahead of UT (i.e. east of Greenwich).   #   # In the draft 5 of POSIX 1003.1-200x, the angle bracket notation allows for   # TZ='<GMT-4>+4'; if you want time zone abbreviations conforming to   # ISO 8601 you can use TZ='<-0400>+4'. Thus the commonly-expected   # offset is kept within the angle bracket (and is used for display)   # while the POSIX sign is kept outside the angle bracket (and is used   # for calculation).   #   # Do not use a TZ setting like TZ='GMT+4', which is four hours behind   # GMT but uses the completely misleading abbreviation "GMT".