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openSUSE-RU-2015:0631-1: moderate: Recommended update for timezone
openSUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for timezone

Announcement ID: openSUSE-RU-2015:0631-1
Rating: moderate
References: #923493
Affected Products:
openSUSE 13.2
openSUSE 13.1

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


This recommended update for timezone provides version 2015b with various
fixes and adjustments (boo#923493):
- Changes to time zones:
+ Mongolia DST observance 2015
+ Palestine DST dates 2015 and 2015
+ correct 1982 zone shift in Pacific/Easter, regression in 2015a
+ More pre-1970 zones have been turned into links, when they differed
from existing zones only for older time stamps:
* America/Antigua
* America/Cayman
* Pacific/Midway,
* Pacific/Saipan.
+ Correct the 1992-2010 DST abbreviation in Volgograd from "MSK" to
- Changes to code:
+ Fix integer overflow bug in reference 'mktime' implementation.
+ Allow -Dtime_tz=time_t compilations, and allow -Dtime_tz=... libraries
to be used in the same executable as standard-library time_t functions.

Patch Instructions:

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

- openSUSE 13.2:

zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2015-278=1

- openSUSE 13.1:

zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2015-278=1

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

Package List:

- openSUSE 13.2 (i586 x86_64):


- openSUSE 13.2 (noarch):


- openSUSE 13.1 (i586 x86_64):


- openSUSE 13.1 (noarch):



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