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Bug ID: JDK-6598520 (tz) Windows time zone mapping table needs to be updated for KB933360
JDK-6598520 : (tz) Windows time zone mapping table needs to be updated for KB933360

Details
Type:
Enhancement
Submit Date:
2007-08-29
Status:
Closed
Updated Date:
2011-03-08
Project Name:
JDK
Resolved Date:
2011-03-08
Component:
core-libs
OS:
windows
Sub-Component:
java.util:i18n
CPU:
x86
Priority:
P2
Resolution:
Fixed
Affected Versions:
7
Fixed Versions:

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Description
Microsoft has issued a time zone data update KB933360:

August 2007 cumulative time zone update for Microsoft Windows operating systems
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/933360

This includes new time zone "Montevideo Standard Time" for Windows. Java needs to be able to detect it.

                                    

Comments
EVALUATION

Need to revise jre/lib/tzmappings.
                                     
2007-08-29
EVALUATION

There are two new time zones in the Windows update.

- Montevideo Standard Time
  Mapped to America/Montevideo.

- Armenian Standard Time
  Mapped to Asia/Yerevan. This change has obsoleted Caucasus Standard Time which is now defined as GMT+04:00.
                                     
2007-08-30



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