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Bug 76914 - Wrong Timezone files supplied for BST
Wrong Timezone files supplied for BST
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: glibc (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Jakub Jelinek
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Reported: 2002-10-29 06:04 EST by Need Real Name
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:38 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-11-03 16:12:33 EST
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Description Need Real Name 2002-10-29 06:04:03 EST
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Description of problem:
The time zone defintion files list the BST->GMT time change at the wrong time.
The Transition should occur at 2am, but it actually occurs at 1am.

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
Set the time zone to :BST, and set the system clock to 00:59. The transition
will then occur at 0100, instead of at 0200. 

Actual Results:  Time changes to GMT at 0100

Expected Results:  Time should change back an hour at 0200

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Reproducible in RH 7.3 also.

I am unsure if this is the correct package to assign this bug to - if this is
the case, could you please reassign it to the correct package maintainer?
Comment 1 Jakub Jelinek 2002-11-03 16:12:26 EST
You should report it and explain why you think it is so to tz@elsie.nci.nih.gov, not here.

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