JDK-6300580 : (tz) TimeZone.getDisplayName should not take useDaylightTime() value into account
  • Type: Bug
  • Component: core-libs
  • Sub-Component: java.util:i18n
  • Affected Version: 5.0,6
  • Priority: P3
  • Status: Resolved
  • Resolution: Fixed
  • OS: generic
  • CPU: generic
  • Submitted: 2005-07-22
  • Updated: 2017-05-16
  • Resolved: 2005-08-15
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Because useDaylightTime() can return only the information of the last known DST rules. It causes a problem if older time stamps use some different DST rules.

EVALUATION The getDisplayName method should fully rely on the given daylight value.