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Update time zone data files to tzdata release 2013d.

DST law changes in Israel, Morocco, Palestine, Paraguay.
Historical corrections for Macquarie Island.
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@@ -852,12 +852,18 @@ Zone Indian/Mayotte 3:00:56 - LMT 1911 Jul # Mamoutzou
# announced that year's Ramadan daylight-saving transitions would be
# 2012-07-20 and 2012-08-20; see
# <http://www.mmsp.gov.ma/fr/actualites.aspx?id=288>.
-#
+
+# From Andrew Paprocki (2013-07-02):
+# Morocco announced that the year's Ramadan daylight-savings
+# transitions would be 2013-07-07 and 2013-08-10; see:
+# http://www.maroc.ma/en/news/morocco-suspends-daylight-saving-time-july-7-aug10
+
+# From Paul Eggert (2013-07-03):
# To estimate what the Moroccan government will do in future years,
-# transition dates for 2013 through 2021 were determined by running
+# transition dates for 2014 through 2021 were determined by running
# the following program under GNU Emacs 24.3:
#
-# (let ((islamic-year 1434))
+# (let ((islamic-year 1435))
# (while (< islamic-year 1444)
# (let ((a
# (calendar-gregorian-from-absolute
@@ -910,8 +916,8 @@ Rule Morocco 2012 2019 - Apr lastSun 2:00 1:00 S
Rule Morocco 2012 max - Sep lastSun 3:00 0 -
Rule Morocco 2012 only - Jul 20 3:00 0 -
Rule Morocco 2012 only - Aug 20 2:00 1:00 S
-Rule Morocco 2013 only - Jul 9 3:00 0 -
-Rule Morocco 2013 only - Aug 8 2:00 1:00 S
+Rule Morocco 2013 only - Jul 7 3:00 0 -
+Rule Morocco 2013 only - Aug 10 2:00 1:00 S
Rule Morocco 2014 only - Jun 29 3:00 0 -
Rule Morocco 2014 only - Jul 29 2:00 1:00 S
Rule Morocco 2015 only - Jun 18 3:00 0 -
@@ -53,34 +53,6 @@ Rule ChileAQ 2011 only - Aug Sun>=16 4:00u 1:00 S
Rule ChileAQ 2012 max - Apr Sun>=23 3:00u 0 -
Rule ChileAQ 2012 max - Sep Sun>=2 4:00u 1:00 S
-# These rules are stolen from the `australasia' file.
-Rule AusAQ 1917 only - Jan 1 0:01 1:00 -
-Rule AusAQ 1917 only - Mar 25 2:00 0 -
-Rule AusAQ 1942 only - Jan 1 2:00 1:00 -
-Rule AusAQ 1942 only - Mar 29 2:00 0 -
-Rule AusAQ 1942 only - Sep 27 2:00 1:00 -
-Rule AusAQ 1943 1944 - Mar lastSun 2:00 0 -
-Rule AusAQ 1943 only - Oct 3 2:00 1:00 -
-Rule ATAQ 1967 only - Oct Sun>=1 2:00s 1:00 -
-Rule ATAQ 1968 only - Mar lastSun 2:00s 0 -
-Rule ATAQ 1968 1985 - Oct lastSun 2:00s 1:00 -
-Rule ATAQ 1969 1971 - Mar Sun>=8 2:00s 0 -
-Rule ATAQ 1972 only - Feb lastSun 2:00s 0 -
-Rule ATAQ 1973 1981 - Mar Sun>=1 2:00s 0 -
-Rule ATAQ 1982 1983 - Mar lastSun 2:00s 0 -
-Rule ATAQ 1984 1986 - Mar Sun>=1 2:00s 0 -
-Rule ATAQ 1986 only - Oct Sun>=15 2:00s 1:00 -
-Rule ATAQ 1987 1990 - Mar Sun>=15 2:00s 0 -
-Rule ATAQ 1987 only - Oct Sun>=22 2:00s 1:00 -
-Rule ATAQ 1988 1990 - Oct lastSun 2:00s 1:00 -
-Rule ATAQ 1991 1999 - Oct Sun>=1 2:00s 1:00 -
-Rule ATAQ 1991 2005 - Mar lastSun 2:00s 0 -
-Rule ATAQ 2000 only - Aug lastSun 2:00s 1:00 -
-Rule ATAQ 2001 max - Oct Sun>=1 2:00s 1:00 -
-Rule ATAQ 2006 only - Apr Sun>=1 2:00s 0 -
-Rule ATAQ 2007 only - Mar lastSun 2:00s 0 -
-Rule ATAQ 2008 max - Apr Sun>=1 2:00s 0 -
-
# Argentina - year-round bases
# Belgrano II, Confin Coast, -770227-0343737, since 1972-02-05
# Esperanza, San Martin Land, -6323-05659, since 1952-12-17
@@ -122,10 +94,7 @@ Rule ATAQ 2008 max - Apr Sun>=1 2:00s 0 -
# </a>
# From Steffen Thorsen (2010-03-10):
-# We got these changes from the Australian Antarctic Division:
-# - Macquarie Island will stay on UTC+11 for winter and therefore not
-# switch back from daylight savings time when other parts of Australia do
-# on 4 April.
+# We got these changes from the Australian Antarctic Division: ...
#
# - Casey station reverted to its normal time of UTC+8 on 5 March 2010.
# The change to UTC+11 is being considered as a regular summer thing but
@@ -136,9 +105,6 @@ Rule ATAQ 2008 max - Apr Sun>=1 2:00s 0 -
#
# - Mawson station stays on UTC+5.
#
-# In addition to the Rule changes for Casey/Davis, it means that Macquarie
-# will no longer be like Hobart and will have to have its own Zone created.
-#
# Background:
# <a href="http://www.timeanddate.com/news/time/antartica-time-changes-2010.html">
# http://www.timeanddate.com/news/time/antartica-time-changes-2010.html
@@ -165,12 +131,6 @@ Zone Antarctica/Mawson 0 - zzz 1954 Feb 13
6:00 - MAWT 2009 Oct 18 2:00
# Mawson Time
5:00 - MAWT
-Zone Antarctica/Macquarie 0 - zzz 1911
- 10:00 - EST 1916 Oct 1 2:00
- 10:00 1:00 EST 1917 Feb
- 10:00 AusAQ EST 1967
- 10:00 ATAQ EST 2010 Apr 4 3:00
- 11:00 - MIST # Macquarie Island Time
# References:
# <a href="http://www.antdiv.gov.au/aad/exop/sfo/casey/casey_aws.html">
# Casey Weather (1998-02-26)
View
@@ -1212,39 +1212,21 @@ Rule Zion 2011 only - Oct 2 2:00 0 S
Rule Zion 2012 only - Mar Fri>=26 2:00 1:00 D
Rule Zion 2012 only - Sep 23 2:00 0 S
-# From Ephraim Silverberg (2012-10-18):
-# Yesterday, the Interior Ministry Committee, after more than a year
-# past, approved sending the proposed June 2011 changes to the Time
-# Decree Law back to the Knesset for second and third (final) votes
-# before the upcoming elections on Jan. 22, 2013. Hence, although the
-# changes are not yet law, they are expected to be so before February 2013.
-#
-# As of 2013, DST starts at 02:00 on the Friday before the last Sunday in March.
-# DST ends at 02:00 on the first Sunday after October 1, unless it occurs on the
-# second day of the Jewish Rosh Hashana holiday, in which case DST ends a day
-# later (i.e. at 02:00 the first Monday after October 2).
-# [Rosh Hashana holidays are factored in until 2100.]
-
-# From Ephraim Silverberg (2012-11-05):
-# The Knesset passed today (in second and final readings) the amendment to the
-# Time Decree Law making the changes ... law.
+# From Ephraim Silverberg (2013-06-27):
+# On June 23, 2013, the Israeli government approved changes to the
+# Time Decree Law. The next day, the changes passed the First Reading
+# in the Knesset. The law is expected to pass the Second and Third
+# (final) Readings by the beginning of September 2013.
+#
+# As of 2013, DST starts at 02:00 on the Friday before the last Sunday
+# in March. DST ends at 02:00 on the last Sunday of October.
# Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S
Rule Zion 2013 max - Mar Fri>=23 2:00 1:00 D
-Rule Zion 2013 2026 - Oct Sun>=2 2:00 0 S
-Rule Zion 2027 only - Oct Mon>=3 2:00 0 S
-Rule Zion 2028 max - Oct Sun>=2 2:00 0 S
-# The following rules are commented out for now, as they break older
-# versions of zic that support only signed 32-bit timestamps, i.e.,
-# through 2038-01-19 03:14:07 UTC.
-#Rule Zion 2028 2053 - Oct Sun>=2 2:00 0 S
-#Rule Zion 2054 only - Oct Mon>=3 2:00 0 S
-#Rule Zion 2055 2080 - Oct Sun>=2 2:00 0 S
-#Rule Zion 2081 only - Oct Mon>=3 2:00 0 S
-#Rule Zion 2082 max - Oct Sun>=2 2:00 0 S
+Rule Zion 2013 max - Oct lastSun 2:00 0 S
# Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]
-Zone Asia/Jerusalem 2:20:56 - LMT 1880
+Zone Asia/Jerusalem 2:20:54 - LMT 1880
2:20:40 - JMT 1918 # Jerusalem Mean Time?
2:00 Zion I%sT
@@ -2291,11 +2273,20 @@ Zone Asia/Karachi 4:28:12 - LMT 1907
# http://www.timeanddate.com/news/time/gaza-west-bank-dst-2012.html
# </a>
-# From Arthur David Olson (2012-03-27):
-# The timeanddate article for 2012 says that "the end date has not yet been
-# announced" and that "Last year, both...paused daylight saving time during...
-# Ramadan. It is not yet known [for] 2012."
-# For now, assume both switch back on the last Friday in September. XXX
+# From Steffen Thorsen (2013-03-26):
+# The following news sources tells that Palestine will "start daylight saving
+# time from midnight on Friday, March 29, 2013" (translated).
+# [These are in Arabic and are for Gaza and for Ramallah, respectively.]
+# http://www.samanews.com/index.php?act=Show&id=154120
+# http://safa.ps/details/news/99844/%D8%B1%D8%A7%D9%85-%D8%A7%D9%84%D9%84%D9%87-%D8%A8%D8%AF%D8%A1-%D8%A7%D9%84%D8%AA%D9%88%D9%82%D9%8A%D8%AA-%D8%A7%D9%84%D8%B5%D9%8A%D9%81%D9%8A-29-%D8%A7%D9%84%D8%AC%D8%A7%D8%B1%D9%8A.html
+
+# From Paul Eggert (2013-04-15):
+# For future dates, guess the last Thursday in March at 24:00 through
+# the first Friday on or after September 21 at 01:00. This is consistent with
+# the predictions in today's editions of the following URLs,
+# which are for Gaza and Hebron respectively:
+# http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/timezone.html?n=702
+# http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/timezone.html?n=2364
# Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S
Rule EgyptAsia 1957 only - May 10 0:00 1:00 S
@@ -2309,46 +2300,41 @@ Rule Palestine 1999 2005 - Apr Fri>=15 0:00 1:00 S
Rule Palestine 1999 2003 - Oct Fri>=15 0:00 0 -
Rule Palestine 2004 only - Oct 1 1:00 0 -
Rule Palestine 2005 only - Oct 4 2:00 0 -
-Rule Palestine 2006 2008 - Apr 1 0:00 1:00 S
+Rule Palestine 2006 2007 - Apr 1 0:00 1:00 S
Rule Palestine 2006 only - Sep 22 0:00 0 -
Rule Palestine 2007 only - Sep Thu>=8 2:00 0 -
-Rule Palestine 2008 only - Aug lastFri 0:00 0 -
-Rule Palestine 2009 only - Mar lastFri 0:00 1:00 S
-Rule Palestine 2009 only - Sep Fri>=1 2:00 0 -
-Rule Palestine 2010 only - Mar lastSat 0:01 1:00 S
+Rule Palestine 2008 2009 - Mar lastFri 0:00 1:00 S
+Rule Palestine 2008 only - Sep 1 0:00 0 -
+Rule Palestine 2009 only - Sep Fri>=1 1:00 0 -
+Rule Palestine 2010 only - Mar 26 0:00 1:00 S
Rule Palestine 2010 only - Aug 11 0:00 0 -
-
-# From Arthur David Olson (2011-09-20):
-# 2011 transitions per http://www.timeanddate.com as of 2011-09-20.
-# From Paul Eggert (2012-10-12):
-# 2012 transitions per http://www.timeanddate.com as of 2012-10-12.
+Rule Palestine 2011 only - Apr 1 0:01 1:00 S
+Rule Palestine 2011 only - Aug 1 0:00 0 -
+Rule Palestine 2011 only - Aug 30 0:00 1:00 S
+Rule Palestine 2011 only - Sep 30 0:00 0 -
+Rule Palestine 2012 max - Mar lastThu 24:00 1:00 S
+Rule Palestine 2012 max - Sep Fri>=21 1:00 0 -
# Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]
Zone Asia/Gaza 2:17:52 - LMT 1900 Oct
2:00 Zion EET 1948 May 15
2:00 EgyptAsia EE%sT 1967 Jun 5
2:00 Zion I%sT 1996
2:00 Jordan EE%sT 1999
- 2:00 Palestine EE%sT 2011 Apr 2 12:01
- 2:00 1:00 EEST 2011 Aug 1
- 2:00 - EET 2012 Mar 30
- 2:00 1:00 EEST 2012 Sep 21 1:00
- 2:00 - EET
+ 2:00 Palestine EE%sT 2008 Aug 29 0:00
+ 2:00 - EET 2008 Sep
+ 2:00 Palestine EE%sT 2010
+ 2:00 - EET 2010 Mar 27 0:01
+ 2:00 Palestine EE%sT 2011 Aug 1
+ 2:00 - EET 2012
+ 2:00 Palestine EE%sT
Zone Asia/Hebron 2:20:23 - LMT 1900 Oct
2:00 Zion EET 1948 May 15
2:00 EgyptAsia EE%sT 1967 Jun 5
2:00 Zion I%sT 1996
2:00 Jordan EE%sT 1999
- 2:00 Palestine EE%sT 2008 Aug
- 2:00 1:00 EEST 2008 Sep
- 2:00 Palestine EE%sT 2011 Apr 1 12:01
- 2:00 1:00 EEST 2011 Aug 1
- 2:00 - EET 2011 Aug 30
- 2:00 1:00 EEST 2011 Sep 30 3:00
- 2:00 - EET 2012 Mar 30
- 2:00 1:00 EEST 2012 Sep 21 1:00
- 2:00 - EET
+ 2:00 Palestine EE%sT
# Paracel Is
# no information
@@ -2543,8 +2529,8 @@ Rule Syria 2006 only - Sep 22 0:00 0 -
Rule Syria 2007 only - Mar lastFri 0:00 1:00 S
# From Jesper Norgard (2007-10-27):
# The sister center ICARDA of my work CIMMYT is confirming that Syria DST will
-# not take place 1.st November at 0:00 o'clock but 1.st November at 24:00 or
-# rather Midnight between Thursday and Friday. This does make more sence than
+# not take place 1st November at 0:00 o'clock but 1st November at 24:00 or
+# rather Midnight between Thursday and Friday. This does make more sense than
# having it between Wednesday and Thursday (two workdays in Syria) since the
# weekend in Syria is not Saturday and Sunday, but Friday and Saturday. So now
# it is implemented at midnight of the last workday before weekend...
@@ -218,9 +218,32 @@ Zone Australia/Lord_Howe 10:36:20 - LMT 1895 Feb
# no times are set
#
# Macquarie
-# permanent occupation (scientific station) since 1948;
-# sealing and penguin oil station operated 1888/1917
-# like Australia/Hobart
+# Permanent occupation (scientific station) 1911-1915 and since 25 March 1948;
+# sealing and penguin oil station operated Nov 1899 to Apr 1919. See the
+# Tasmania Parks & Wildlife Service history of sealing at Macquarie Island
+# <http://www.parks.tas.gov.au/index.aspx?base=1828>
+# <http://www.parks.tas.gov.au/index.aspx?base=1831>.
+# Guess that it was like Australia/Hobart while inhabited before 2010.
+#
+# From Steffen Thorsen (2010-03-10):
+# We got these changes from the Australian Antarctic Division:
+# - Macquarie Island will stay on UTC+11 for winter and therefore not
+# switch back from daylight savings time when other parts of Australia do
+# on 4 April.
+#
+# From Arthur David Olson (2013-05-23):
+# The 1919 transition is overspecified below so pre-2013 zics
+# will produce a binary file with an EST-type as the first 32-bit type;
+# this is required for correct handling of times before 1916 by
+# pre-2013 versions of localtime.
+Zone Antarctica/Macquarie 0 - zzz 1899 Nov
+ 10:00 - EST 1916 Oct 1 2:00
+ 10:00 1:00 EST 1917 Feb
+ 10:00 Aus EST 1919 Apr 1 0:00s
+ 0 - zzz 1948 Mar 25
+ 10:00 Aus EST 1967
+ 10:00 AT EST 2010 Apr 4 3:00
+ 11:00 - MIST # Macquarie I Standard Time
# Christmas
# Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]
@@ -1458,12 +1481,12 @@ Zone Pacific/Wallis 12:15:20 - LMT 1901
# From Paul Eggert (2000-01-08):
# IATA SSIM (1999-09) says DST ends 0100 local time. Go with McDow.
-# From the BBC World Service (1998-10-31 11:32 UTC):
+# From the BBC World Service in
+# http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/205226.stm (1998-10-31 16:03 UTC):
# The Fijiian government says the main reasons for the time change is to
-# improve productivity and reduce road accidents. But correspondents say it
-# also hopes the move will boost Fiji's ability to compete with other pacific
-# islands in the effort to attract tourists to witness the dawning of the new
-# millenium.
+# improve productivity and reduce road accidents.... [T]he move is also
+# intended to boost Fiji's ability to attract tourists to witness the dawning
+# of the new millennium.
# http://www.fiji.gov.fj/press/2000_09/2000_09_13-05.shtml (2000-09-13)
# reports that Fiji has discontinued DST.
@@ -1608,7 +1631,7 @@ Zone Pacific/Wallis 12:15:20 - LMT 1901
# Shanks & Pottenger say the transition was on 1968-10-01; go with Mundell.
# From Eric Ulevik (1999-05-03):
-# Tonga's director of tourism, who is also secretary of the National Millenium
+# Tonga's director of tourism, who is also secretary of the National Millennium
# Committee, has a plan to get Tonga back in front.
# He has proposed a one-off move to tropical daylight saving for Tonga from
# October to March, which has won approval in principle from the Tongan
@@ -523,7 +523,7 @@ Rule C-Eur 1944 only - Oct 2 2:00s 0 -
# It seems that Paris, Monaco, Rule France, Rule Belgium all agree on
# 2:00 standard time, e.g. 3:00 local time. However there are no
# countries that use C-Eur rules in September 1945, so the only items
-# affected are apparently these ficticious zones that translates acronyms
+# affected are apparently these fictitious zones that translate acronyms
# CET and MET:
#
# Zone CET 1:00 C-Eur CE%sT
@@ -2779,9 +2779,9 @@ Link Europe/Istanbul Asia/Istanbul # Istanbul is in both continents.
# Ukraine
#
-# From Igor Karpov, who works for the Ukranian Ministry of Justice,
+# From Igor Karpov, who works for the Ukrainian Ministry of Justice,
# via Garrett Wollman (2003-01-27):
-# BTW, I've found the official document on this matter. It's goverment
+# BTW, I've found the official document on this matter. It's government
# regulations number 509, May 13, 1996. In my poor translation it says:
# "Time in Ukraine is set to second timezone (Kiev time). Each last Sunday
# of March at 3am the time is changing to 4am and each last Sunday of
@@ -2815,7 +2815,7 @@ Link Europe/Istanbul Asia/Istanbul # Istanbul is in both continents.
# time this year after all.
#
# From Udo Schwedt (2011-10-18):
-# As far as I understand, the recent change to the Ukranian time zone
+# As far as I understand, the recent change to the Ukrainian time zone
# (Europe/Kiev) to introduce permanent daylight saving time (similar
# to Russia) was reverted today:
#
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