Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 231619
Problem with IBM Java and latest DST changes
Last modified: 2009-06-15 07:49:27 EDT
Problem with new DST updates to Java.
This is detailed by Sun at the following URL:
This is the BZ to track the IBM JRE/JDK shipped in RHEL4.
Created attachment 149689 [details]
Reproducer from Sun
# javac Moh.java
# java -Duser.timezone=America/New_York Moh
<< output here is "Wed Jun 06 14:00:00 EDT 2007" >>
# java -Duser.timezone=America/Los_Angeles Moh
<< output here is "Wed Jun 06 12:00:00 PDT 2007" >>
The actual output of the Los_Angeles run should be 11:00:00 PDT.
Proposing for RHEL-4.6.
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux maintenance release. Product Management has requested
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inclusion in a Red Hat Enterprise Linux Update release for currently deployed
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This request was previously evaluated by Red Hat Product Management
for inclusion in the current Red Hat Enterprise Linux release, but
Red Hat was unable to resolve it in time. This request will be
reviewed for a future Red Hat Enterprise Linux release.