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authorEdwin Groothuis <edwin@FreeBSD.org>2009-10-28 21:12:34 +0000
committerEdwin Groothuis <edwin@FreeBSD.org>2009-10-28 21:12:34 +0000
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MFC of r197597, r198270, r198515.
MFC of tzdata2009n: - Pakistan will go out DST on 1 October. - Headsup for changes in Argentina. MFC of tzdata2009o: - Somoa has not moved to DST this year (comment only) - Bangladesh stays on DST for now. - Pakistan went back to standard time in 1 October 2009 MFC of tzdata2009p: - Argentina does not go to DST this year. Approved by: re (Ken Smith)
Notes
Notes: svn path=/releng/8.0/; revision=198558
-rw-r--r--share/zoneinfo/asia92
-rw-r--r--share/zoneinfo/australasia32
-rw-r--r--share/zoneinfo/southamerica66
3 files changed, 165 insertions, 25 deletions
diff --git a/share/zoneinfo/asia b/share/zoneinfo/asia
index 7142b4552f3a..7f063cb4bff1 100644
--- a/share/zoneinfo/asia
+++ b/share/zoneinfo/asia
@@ -1,5 +1,5 @@
# <pre>
-# @(#)asia 8.40
+# @(#)asia 8.42
# This file is in the public domain, so clarified as of
# 2009-05-17 by Arthur David Olson.
@@ -172,11 +172,30 @@ Zone Asia/Bahrain 3:22:20 - LMT 1920 # Al Manamah
#
# No DST end date has been announced yet.
-# From Arthur David Olson (2009-07-11):
-# Arbitrarily end DST at the end of 2009 so that a POSIX-sytle time zone string
-# can appear in the Dhaka binary file and for the benefit of old glibc
-# reimplementations of the time zone software that mishandle permanent DST.
-# A change will be required once the end date is known.
+# From Alexander Krivenyshev (2009-09-25):
+# Bangladesh won't go back to Standard Time from October 1, 2009,
+# instead it will continue DST measure till the cabinet makes a fresh decision.
+#
+# Following report by same newspaper-"The Daily Star Friday":
+# "DST change awaits cabinet decision-Clock won't go back by 1-hr from Oct 1"
+# <a href="http://www.thedailystar.net/newDesign/news-details.php?nid=107021">
+# http://www.thedailystar.net/newDesign/news-details.php?nid=107021
+# </a>
+# or
+# <a href="http://www.worldtimezone.com/dst_news/dst_news_bangladesh04.html">
+# http://www.worldtimezone.com/dst_news/dst_news_bangladesh04.html
+# </a>
+
+# From Steffen Thorsen (2009-10-13):
+# IANS (Indo-Asian News Service) now reports:
+# Bangladesh has decided that the clock advanced by an hour to make
+# maximum use of daylight hours as an energy saving measure would
+# "continue for an indefinite period."
+#
+# One of many places where it is published:
+# <a href="http://www.thaindian.com/newsportal/business/bangladesh-to-continue-indefinitely-with-advanced-time_100259987.html">
+# http://www.thaindian.com/newsportal/business/bangladesh-to-continue-indefinitely-with-advanced-time_100259987.html
+# </a>
# Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]
Zone Asia/Dhaka 6:01:40 - LMT 1890
@@ -186,8 +205,7 @@ Zone Asia/Dhaka 6:01:40 - LMT 1890
6:30 - BURT 1951 Sep 30
6:00 - DACT 1971 Mar 26 # Dacca Time
6:00 - BDT 2009 Jun 19 23:00 # Bangladesh Time
- 6:00 1:00 BDST 2010
- 6:00 - BDT
+ 6:00 1:00 BDST
# Bhutan
# Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]
@@ -1674,16 +1692,66 @@ Zone Asia/Muscat 3:54:20 - LMT 1920
# advance clocks in the country by one hour from April 15 to
# conserve energy"
-# From Arthur David Olson (2009-04-10):
-# Assume for now that Pakistan will end DST in 2009 as it did in 2008.
+# From Steffen Thorsen (2009-09-17):
+# "The News International," Pakistan reports that: "The Federal
+# Government has decided to restore the previous time by moving the
+# clocks backward by one hour from October 1. A formal announcement to
+# this effect will be made after the Prime Minister grants approval in
+# this regard."
+# <a href="http://www.thenews.com.pk/updates.asp?id=87168">
+# http://www.thenews.com.pk/updates.asp?id=87168
+# </a>
+
+# From Alexander Krivenyshev (2009-09-28):
+# According to Associated Press Of Pakistan, it is confirmed that
+# Pakistan clocks across the country would be turned back by an hour from October
+# 1, 2009.
+#
+# "Clocks to go back one hour from 1 Oct"
+# <a href="http://www.app.com.pk/en_/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=86715&Itemid=2">
+# http://www.app.com.pk/en_/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=86715&Itemid=2
+# </a>
+# or
+# <a href="http://www.worldtimezone.com/dst_news/dst_news_pakistan07.htm">
+# http://www.worldtimezone.com/dst_news/dst_news_pakistan07.htm
+# </a>
+
+# From Steffen Thorsen (2009-09-29):
+# Alexander Krivenyshev wrote:
+# > According to Associated Press Of Pakistan, it is confirmed that
+# > Pakistan clocks across the country would be turned back by an hour from October
+# > 1, 2009.
+#
+# Now they seem to have changed their mind, November 1 is the new date:
+# <a href="http://www.thenews.com.pk/top_story_detail.asp?Id=24742">
+# http://www.thenews.com.pk/top_story_detail.asp?Id=24742
+# </a>
+# "The country's clocks will be reversed by one hour on November 1.
+# Officials of Federal Ministry for Interior told this to Geo News on
+# Monday."
+#
+# And more importantly, it seems that these dates will be kept every year:
+# "It has now been decided that clocks will be wound forward by one hour
+# on April 15 and reversed by an hour on November 1 every year without
+# obtaining prior approval, the officials added."
+#
+# We have confirmed this year's end date with both with the Ministry of
+# Water and Power and the Pakistan Electric Power Company:
+# <a href="http://www.timeanddate.com/news/time/pakistan-ends-dst09.html">
+# http://www.timeanddate.com/news/time/pakistan-ends-dst09.html
+# </a>
+
+# From Christoph Goehre (2009-10-01):
+# [T]he German Consulate General in Karachi reported me today that Pakistan
+# will go back to standard time on 1st of November.
# Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S
Rule Pakistan 2002 only - Apr Sun>=2 0:01 1:00 S
Rule Pakistan 2002 only - Oct Sun>=2 0:01 0 -
Rule Pakistan 2008 only - Jun 1 0:00 1:00 S
Rule Pakistan 2008 only - Nov 1 0:00 0 -
-Rule Pakistan 2009 only - Apr 15 0:00 1:00 S
-Rule Pakistan 2009 only - Nov 1 0:00 0 -
+Rule Pakistan 2009 max - Apr 15 0:00 1:00 S
+Rule Pakistan 2009 max - Nov 1 0:00 0 -
# Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]
Zone Asia/Karachi 4:28:12 - LMT 1907
5:30 - IST 1942 Sep
diff --git a/share/zoneinfo/australasia b/share/zoneinfo/australasia
index 86fac13d98eb..a5a4331dc849 100644
--- a/share/zoneinfo/australasia
+++ b/share/zoneinfo/australasia
@@ -1,5 +1,5 @@
# <pre>
-# @(#)australasia 8.13
+# @(#)australasia 8.14
# This file is in the public domain, so clarified as of
# 2009-05-17 by Arthur David Olson.
@@ -457,6 +457,36 @@ Zone Pacific/Pago_Pago 12:37:12 - LMT 1879 Jul 5
# http://www.timeanddate.com/news/time/samoa-dst-plan-2009.html
# </a>
+# From Alexander Krivenyshev (2009-10-03):
+# First, my deepest condolences to people of Samoa islands and all families and
+# loved ones around the world who lost their lives in the earthquake and tsunami.
+#
+# Considering the recent devastation on Samoa by earthquake and tsunami and that
+# many government offices/ ministers are closed- not sure if "Daylight Saving
+# Bill 2009" will be implemented in next few days- on October 4, 2009.
+#
+# Here is reply from Consulate-General of Samoa in New Zealand
+# ---------------------------
+# Consul General
+# consulgeneral@samoaconsulate.org.nz
+#
+# Talofa Alexander,
+#
+# Thank you for your sympathy for our country but at this time we have not
+# been informed about the Daylight Savings Time Change. Most Ministries in
+# Apia are closed or relocating due to weather concerns.
+#
+# When we do find out if they are still proceeding with the time change we
+# will advise you soonest.
+#
+# Kind Regards,
+# Lana
+# for: Consul General
+
+# From Steffen Thorsen (2009-10-05):
+# We have called a hotel in Samoa and asked about local time there - they
+# are still on standard time.
+
Zone Pacific/Apia 12:33:04 - LMT 1879 Jul 5
-11:26:56 - LMT 1911
-11:30 - SAMT 1950 # Samoa Time
diff --git a/share/zoneinfo/southamerica b/share/zoneinfo/southamerica
index 341e57ff907c..9c4edcb7ceba 100644
--- a/share/zoneinfo/southamerica
+++ b/share/zoneinfo/southamerica
@@ -1,5 +1,5 @@
# <pre>
-# @(#)southamerica 8.36
+# @(#)southamerica 8.40
# This file is in the public domain, so clarified as of
# 2009-05-17 by Arthur David Olson.
@@ -215,9 +215,23 @@ Rule Arg 2000 only - Mar 3 0:00 0 -
# http://www.jujuy.gov.ar/index2/partes_prensa/18_10_08/235-181008.doc
# </a>
+# From fullinet (2009-10-18):
+# As announced in
+# <a hef="http://www.argentina.gob.ar/argentina/portal/paginas.dhtml?pagina=356">
+# http://www.argentina.gob.ar/argentina/portal/paginas.dhtml?pagina=356
+# </a>
+# (an official .gob.ar) under title: "Sin Cambio de Hora" (english: "No hour change")
+#
+# "Por el momento, el Gobierno Nacional resolvio no modificar la hora
+# oficial, decision que estaba en estudio para su implementacion el
+# domingo 18 de octubre. Desde el Ministerio de Planificacion se anuncio
+# que la Argentina hoy, en estas condiciones meteorologicas, no necesita
+# la modificacion del huso horario, ya que 2009 nos encuentra con
+# crecimiento en la produccion y distribucion energetica."
+
Rule Arg 2007 only - Dec 30 0:00 1:00 S
-Rule Arg 2008 max - Mar Sun>=15 0:00 0 -
-Rule Arg 2008 max - Oct Sun>=15 0:00 1:00 S
+Rule Arg 2008 2009 - Mar Sun>=15 0:00 0 -
+Rule Arg 2008 only - Oct Sun>=15 0:00 1:00 S
# From Mariano Absatz (2004-05-21):
# Today it was officially published that the Province of Mendoza is changing
@@ -389,15 +403,40 @@ Rule Arg 2008 max - Oct Sun>=15 0:00 1:00 S
# during 2009, this timezone change will run from 00:00 the third Sunday
# in March until 24:00 of the second Saturday in October.
-# From Arthur David Olson (2009-03-16):
-# The unofficial claim at
-# <a href="http://www.timeanddate.com/news/time/san-luis-new-time-zone.html">
-# http://www.timeanddate.com/news/time/san-luis-new-time-zone.html
+# From Mariano Absatz (2009-10-16):
+# ...the Province of San Luis is a case in itself.
+#
+# The Law at
+# <a href="http://www.diputadossanluis.gov.ar/diputadosasp/paginas/verNorma.asp?NormaID=276>"
+# http://www.diputadossanluis.gov.ar/diputadosasp/paginas/verNorma.asp?NormaID=276
# </a>
-# is that "The province will most likely follow the next daylight saving schedule,
-# which is planned for the second Sunday in October."
-
+# is ambiguous because establishes a calendar from the 2nd Sunday in
+# October at 0:00 thru the 2nd Saturday in March at 24:00 and the
+# complement of that starting on the 2nd Sunday of March at 0:00 and
+# ending on the 2nd Saturday of March at 24:00.
+#
+# This clearly breaks every time the 1st of March or October is a Sunday.
+#
+# IMHO, the "spirit of the Law" is to make the changes at 0:00 on the 2nd
+# Sunday of October and March.
#
+# The problem is that the changes in the rest of the Provinces that did
+# change in 2007/2008, were made according to the Federal Law and Decrees
+# that did so on the 3rd Sunday of October and March.
+#
+# In fact, San Luis actually switched from UTC-4 to UTC-3 last Sunday
+# (October 11th) at 0:00.
+#
+# So I guess a new set of rules, besides "Arg", must be made and the last
+# America/Argentina/San_Luis entries should change to use these...
+#
+# I'm enclosing a patch that does what I say... regretfully, the San Luis
+# timezone must be called "WART/WARST" even when most of the time (like,
+# right now) WARST == ART... that is, since last Sunday, all the country
+# is using UTC-3, but in my patch, San Luis calls it "WARST" and the rest
+# of the country calls it "ART".
+# ...
+
# Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]
#
# Buenos Aires (BA), Capital Federal (CF),
@@ -530,6 +569,10 @@ Zone America/Argentina/Mendoza -4:35:16 - LMT 1894 Oct 31
-3:00 - ART
#
# San Luis (SL)
+
+Rule SanLuis 2008 max - Mar Sun>=8 0:00 0 -
+Rule SanLuis 2007 max - Oct Sun>=8 0:00 1:00 S
+
Zone America/Argentina/San_Luis -4:25:24 - LMT 1894 Oct 31
-4:16:48 - CMT 1920 May
-4:00 - ART 1930 Dec
@@ -544,8 +587,7 @@ Zone America/Argentina/San_Luis -4:25:24 - LMT 1894 Oct 31
-3:00 - ART 2004 May 31
-4:00 - WART 2004 Jul 25
-3:00 Arg AR%sT 2008 Jan 21
- -3:00 - ART 2009 Mar 15
- -4:00 Arg WAR%sT
+ -4:00 SanLuis WAR%sT
#
# Santa Cruz (SC)
Zone America/Argentina/Rio_Gallegos -4:36:52 - LMT 1894 Oct 31