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openSUSE-RU-2012:0339-1: important: timezone: update to 2012b
openSUSE Recommended Update: timezone: update to 2012b

Announcement ID: openSUSE-RU-2012:0339-1
Rating: important
References: #748550
Affected Products:
openSUSE 11.4

An update that has one recommended fix can now be
installed. It includes one version update.


This update provides 2012b which provides the following
important changes:

* Cuba has delayed start of DST by 3 weeks (now starts
April 1 rather than March 11
* Chile 2011/2012 and 2012/2013 summer time date
* Falkland Islands onto permanent summer time (we're
assuming for the foreseeable future, though 2012 is all
we're fairly certain of.)
* Armenia has abolished Summer Time.
* Tokelau jumped the International Date Line back last
December (just the same as their near neighbour, Samoa).
* America/Creston is a new zone for a small area of British
* There will be a leapsecod 2012-06-30 23:59:60 UTC.

Patch Instructions:

To install this openSUSE Recommended Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

- openSUSE 11.4:

zypper in -t patch timezone-2012b-5920

To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch".

Package List:

- openSUSE 11.4 (i586 x86_64) [New Version: 2012b]:


- openSUSE 11.4 (noarch) [New Version: 2012b]:



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