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Bug ID: JDK-6748357 (tz) Embed tzdata2008f into the tzupdater tool
JDK-6748357 : (tz) Embed tzdata2008f into the tzupdater tool

Details
Type:
Enhancement
Submit Date:
2008-09-15
Status:
Resolved
Updated Date:
2010-07-29
Project Name:
JDK
Resolved Date:
2008-10-08
Component:
tools
OS:
generic,solaris_10
Sub-Component:
updaters
CPU:
sparc,generic
Priority:
P3
Resolution:
Fixed
Affected Versions:
solaris_10,tz1.3.7
Fixed Versions:
tz1.3.8 (b01)

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Description
Date: Mon, 15 Sep 2008 09:28:53 -0400
The file...
	ftp://elsie.nci.nih.gov/pub/tzdata2008f.tar.gz
...is now available; it reflects changes circulated last week on the
time zone mailing list.

There may be another update soon to reflect the "perennial" changes to
Brazil that appeared last week on the list.

Below find proposed changes to data files in the time zone package.
The executive summary:

	africa
		Mauritius
			DST 2008 ff. from last Sun Oct to last Sun Mar
		Morocco
			End of DST 2008 ff. changed from Sep 28 to Sep 1
	asia
		Gaza
			End of DST 2008 ff. changed from second Thu in Sep to
			last Thu in Aug
		Pakistan
			End of DST 2008 only changed from Sep 1 to Nov 1
	europe
		Turkey
			Add comments about proposed changes in 2011
	southamerica
		Argentina
			Start of DST 2008 ff. changed from first to third Sun
		Brazil
			Start of DST 2008 ff. changed from second to third Sun

                                    

Comments
EVALUATION

tzdata has been updated.
                                     
2008-09-16



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