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Enhancement Advisory tzdata enhancement update

Advisory: RHEA-2006:0282-6
Type: Product Enhancement Advisory
Severity: N/A
Issued on: 2006-04-06
Last updated on: 2006-04-06
Affected Products: Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS (v. 2.1)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux ES (v. 2.1)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux WS (v. 2.1)
Red Hat Linux Advanced Workstation 2.1 for the Itanium Processor

Details

A tzdata enhancement, with Timezone changes for Sri Lanka, is now available.

The tzdata package contains data files with rules for various timezones
around the world.

This update adjusts Timezone for Sri Lanka. Sri Lankan users should upgrade
to this updated package. Upgrading this package is optional for other users.

NOTE: It is necessary to rerun system-config-date to update the local
timezone in /etc/localtime.


Solution

Before applying this update, make sure all previously released errata
relevant to your system have been applied.

This update is available via Red Hat Network. To use Red Hat Network,
launch the Red Hat Update Agent with the following command:

up2date

This will start an interactive process that will result in the appropriate
RPMs being upgraded on your system.

Updated packages

Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS (v. 2.1)

SRPMS:
tzdata-2006a-2.EL2_1.3.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHEA-2009:0422
    MD5: 79d75f4d165438602728ab057ed75855
 
IA-32:
tzdata-2006a-2.EL2_1.3.noarch.rpm
File outdated by:  RHEA-2009:0422
    MD5: b13774d4f1b7088ee802e39d707cdd21
 
IA-64:
tzdata-2006a-2.EL2_1.3.noarch.rpm
File outdated by:  RHEA-2009:0422
    MD5: b13774d4f1b7088ee802e39d707cdd21
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux ES (v. 2.1)

SRPMS:
tzdata-2006a-2.EL2_1.3.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHEA-2009:0422
    MD5: 79d75f4d165438602728ab057ed75855
 
IA-32:
tzdata-2006a-2.EL2_1.3.noarch.rpm
File outdated by:  RHEA-2009:0422
    MD5: b13774d4f1b7088ee802e39d707cdd21
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux WS (v. 2.1)

SRPMS:
tzdata-2006a-2.EL2_1.3.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHEA-2009:0422
    MD5: 79d75f4d165438602728ab057ed75855
 
IA-32:
tzdata-2006a-2.EL2_1.3.noarch.rpm
File outdated by:  RHEA-2009:0422
    MD5: b13774d4f1b7088ee802e39d707cdd21
 
Red Hat Linux Advanced Workstation 2.1 for the Itanium Processor

SRPMS:
tzdata-2006a-2.EL2_1.3.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHEA-2009:0422
    MD5: 79d75f4d165438602728ab057ed75855
 
IA-64:
tzdata-2006a-2.EL2_1.3.noarch.rpm
File outdated by:  RHEA-2009:0422
    MD5: b13774d4f1b7088ee802e39d707cdd21
 

Bugs fixed (see bugzilla for more information)

187890 - Timezone change for Sri Lanka


Keywords

changes, Lanka, Sri


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