The 2020c release of the tz code and data is available. It reflects the
following changes, which were either circulated on the tz mailing list or are
relatively minor technical or administrative changes:
Fiji starts DST later than usual, on 2020-12-20.
Changes to future timestamps
Fiji will start DST on 2020-12-20, instead of 2020-11-08 as
previously predicted. DST will still end on 2021-01-17.
(Thanks to Raymond Kumar and Alan Mintz.) Assume for now that
the later-than-usual start date is a one-time departure from the
Changes to build procedure
Rearguard tarballs now contain an empty file pacificnew.
Some older downstream software expects this file to exist.
(Problem reported by Mike Cullinan.)
Here are links to the release files:
As usual, links to the latest release files are here:
Links are also available via plain HTTP, and via FTP from
ftp://ftp.iana.org/tz/releases with the same basenames as above.
Each release file has a GPG signature, which can be retrieved by appending
".asc" to the above URLs. Copies of these signatures are appended to this message.
This release corresponds to commit ab21ad9710b88f28995b7ed47c6efda47ffb1be5
dated 2020-10-16 11:15:53 -0700 and tagged '2020c' in the development GitHub
repository at <https://github.com/eggert/tz>.
Here are the SHA-512 checksums for the release files: