[lfs-book] [LFS Trac] #4067: tzdata-2017b

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Tue Mar 28 11:23:13 PDT 2017

#4067: tzdata-2017b
 Reporter:  bdubbs@…  |       Owner:  lfs-book@…
     Type:  task      |      Status:  new
 Priority:  normal    |   Milestone:  8.1
Component:  Book      |     Version:  SVN
 Severity:  normal    |  Resolution:
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Comment (by bdubbs@…):

 Release 2017b - 2017-03-17 07:30:38 -0700

   Briefly: Haiti has resumed DST.

   Changes to past and future time stamps

     Haiti resumed observance of DST in 2017.  (Thanks to Steffen Thorsen.)

   Changes to past time stamps

     Liberia changed from -004430 to +00 on 1972-01-07, not 1972-05-01.

     Use "MMT" to abbreviate Liberia's time zone before 1972, as "-004430"
     is one byte over the POSIX limit.  (Problem reported by Derick

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