NZ Daylight Savings changes.
remko at FreeBSD.org
Wed Aug 22 03:30:43 PDT 2007
Edwin Groothuis wrote:
> On Wed, Aug 22, 2007 at 10:30:57AM +1000, Mark Andrews wrote:
>>> On Wed, Aug 22, 2007 at 11:38:21AM +1200, Jonathan Chen wrote:
>>>> Would it be possible for a committer to take a look at:
>>>> There's only about a month or so before the new daylight savings rule
>>>> becomes effective, and it would be nice if -STABLE had the changes
>>>> committed before then.
>>> The port misc/zoneinfo has been updated with the 2007g version of
>>> the zoneinfo files, I'm going to see if I can get approval of re@
>>> to commit this.
>> Which really needs to be properly integrated into the base
>> system with a NO_something to prevent the database being
>> clobbered when the system is rebuilt.
> I've poked remko@ in this email to ask him the status about the
> MFC. He said he didn't want me to do the MFC, so it's on his plate.
> I saw at
> http://www.freebsd.org/cgi/cvsweb.cgi/src/share/zoneinfo/australasia that
> the 2007f is also not MFCed.
Indeed, I want to do my own MFC's, the implementation in -current
is different for older branches because the new logic is not in
place for older versions. That said with or without the
NO/WITHOUT_ZONEINFO stuff in the tree, you can update the zoneinfo part
so do not point at me for that.
Remko Lodder ** remko at elvandar.org
FreeBSD ** remko at FreeBSD.org
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