[CentOS] How do tzdata changes get made?

Matthew Miller mattdm at mattdm.org
Tue Mar 13 03:49:05 UTC 2007

On Tue, Mar 13, 2007 at 03:36:48PM +1300, MrKiwi wrote:
> I guess this is a political question rather than technical.
> New Zealand is probably extending daylight saving time with 
> a bill currently being drafted. It will (most likely) change 
> the end data of dst by pushing it out ~3 weeks.
> My question; AFAIK CentOS/whitebox/et. al. should not make 
> any changes to tzdata - it is an upstream issue, but how do 
> we ensure that 'upstream' find out about things like this?

File in upstream bugzilla. But actually, they're generally really on top of

Matthew Miller           mattdm at mattdm.org          <http://mattdm.org/>
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