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8177449: (tz) Support tzdata2017b Reviewed-by: martin, naoto
author rpatil
date Mon, 10 Apr 2017 16:17:00 +0530
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442 # Lesotho 442 # Lesotho
443 # See Africa/Johannesburg. 443 # See Africa/Johannesburg.
444 444
445 # Liberia 445 # Liberia
446 # From Paul Eggert (2006-03-22): 446 #
447 # In 1972 Liberia was the last country to switch 447 # From Paul Eggert (2017-03-02):
448 # from a UTC offset that was not a multiple of 15 or 20 minutes. 448 #
449 # Howse reports that it was in honor of their president's birthday. 449 # The Nautical Almanac for the Year 1970, p 264, is the source for -0:44:30.
450 # Shank & Pottenger report the date as May 1, whereas Howse reports Jan; 450 #
451 # go with Shanks & Pottenger. 451 # In 1972 Liberia was the last country to switch from a UTC offset
452 # For Liberia before 1972, Shanks & Pottenger report -0:44, whereas Howse and 452 # that was not a multiple of 15 or 20 minutes. The 1972 change was on
453 # Whitman each report -0:44:30; go with the more precise figure. 453 # 1972-01-07, according to an entry dated 1972-01-04 on p 330 of:
454 # Presidential Papers: First year of the administration of
455 # President William R. Tolbert, Jr., July 23, 1971-July 31, 1972.
456 # Monrovia: Executive Mansion.
457 #
458 # Use the abbreviation "MMT" before 1972, as the more-accurate numeric
459 # abbreviation "-004430" would be one byte over the POSIX limit.
460 #
454 # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] 461 # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]
455 Zone Africa/Monrovia -0:43:08 - LMT 1882 462 Zone Africa/Monrovia -0:43:08 - LMT 1882
456 -0:43:08 - MMT 1919 Mar # Monrovia Mean Time 463 -0:43:08 - MMT 1919 Mar # Monrovia Mean Time
457 -0:44:30 - -004430 1972 May 464 -0:44:30 - MMT 1972 Jan 7 # approximately MMT
458 0:00 - GMT 465 0:00 - GMT
459 466
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461 468
462 # Libya 469 # Libya