Fedora 7 Update: tzdata-2007k-2.fc7

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Fedora Update Notification
2008-03-06 16:12:12

Name        : tzdata
Product     : Fedora 7
Version     : 2007k
Release     : 2.fc7
URL         : ftp://elsie.nci.nih.gov/pub/
Summary     : Timezone data
Description :
This package contains data files with rules for various timezones around
the world.


* Tue Mar  4 2008 Petr Machata <pmachata at redhat.com> - 2007k-2
- Chile moves DST to 29/Mar
- Related: #435959
* Thu Jan  3 2008 Petr Machata <pmachata at redhat.com> - 2007k-1
- Upstream 2007k
  - Argentina readopted the daylight saving time
* Tue Dec  4 2007 Petr Machata <pmachata at redhat.com> - 2007j-1
- Upstream 2007j
  - New links America/St_Barthelemy and America/Marigot
  - Venezuela is changing their clocks on December 9 at 03:00
* Tue Nov  6 2007 Petr Machata <pmachata at redhat.com> - 2007i-1
- Upstream 2007i
  - Syria DST will take place at Midnight between Thursday and Friday.
  - Cuba will end DST on the last Sunday of October.
- Update tst-timezone.c from glibc CVS
* Mon Oct  1 2007 Petr Machata <pmachata at redhat.com> - 2007h-1
- Upstream 2007h
  - Brazil will observe DST from 2007-10-14 to 2008-02-17
  - Egypt and Gaza switched earlier than we expected
  - Iran will resume DST next year
  - Venezuela is scheduled to change TZ to -4:30 on January 1
* Thu Aug 23 2007 Petr Machata <pmachata at redhat.com> - 2007g-1
- Fix licensing tag.
- Upstream 2007g
  - Egypt switches the September 7, not September 28
  - Daviess, Dubous, Knox, Martin, and Pike Counties, Indiana, switch
    from central to eastern time in November
  - South Australia, Tasmania, Victoria, New South Wales and Lord Howe
    Island are changing their DST rules effective next year
  - Sync several Antarctic station's rules with the New Zealand
  - leapseconds contain changes from the most recent IERS bulletin
* Wed May  9 2007 Petr Machata <pmachata at redhat.com> - 2007f-1
- Upstream 2007f
  - New Zealand is extending DST, starting later this year.
  - Haiti no longer observes DST.
  - The Turks and Caicos switch at 02:00, not at 00:00, and have
    adopted US DST rules.

This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update tzdata' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

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