United StatesChange Country, Oracle Worldwide Web Sites Communities I am a... I want to...
Bug ID: JDK-7090844 Support a timezone whose offset is changed more than once in the future
JDK-7090844 : Support a timezone whose offset is changed more than once in the future

Details
Type:
Bug
Submit Date:
2011-09-15
Status:
Closed
Updated Date:
2012-08-07
Project Name:
JDK
Resolved Date:
2012-08-07
Component:
core-libs
OS:
generic
Sub-Component:
java.util:i18n
CPU:
generic
Priority:
P4
Resolution:
Fixed
Affected Versions:
8
Fixed Versions:

Related Reports
Backport:
Backport:
Backport:
Backport:
Relates:
Relates:
Relates:

Sub Tasks

Description
In tzdata2011j, the offset for Pacific/Apia is changed onre than once in the future.
TimeZone class needs to support it.

 Zone Pacific/Apia	 12:33:04 -	LMT	1879 Jul  5
  			-11:26:56 -	LMT	1911
  			-11:30	-	SAMT	1950		# Samoa Time
  			-11:00	-	WST	2010 Sep 26
  			-11:00	1:00	WSDT	2011 Apr 2 4:00
-			-11:00	-	WST
+			-11:00	-	WST	2011 Sep 24 3:00
+			-11:00	1:00	WSDT	2011 Dec 30
+			 13:00	1:00	WSDT	2012 Apr 1 4:00
+			 13:00	-	WST

                                    

Comments
EVALUATION

Will be fixed in JDK 8.
                                     
2011-09-15



Hardware and Software, Engineered to Work Together