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Enhancement Advisory tzdata enhancement update

Advisory: RHEA-2007:0689-2
Type: Product Enhancement Advisory
Severity: N/A
Issued on: 2007-07-19
Last updated on: 2007-07-19
Affected Products: Red Hat Desktop (v. 3)
Red Hat Desktop (v. 4)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (v. 5 server)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS (v. 2.1)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS (v. 3)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS (v. 4)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop (v. 5 client)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux ES (v. 2.1)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux ES (v. 3)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux ES (v. 4)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux WS (v. 2.1)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux WS (v. 3)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux WS (v. 4)
Red Hat Linux Advanced Workstation 2.1 for the Itanium Processor

Details

A tzdata enhancement, with updates for New Zealand, Haiti, Turks and
Caicos, Syria and Honduras is now available.

The tzdata package contains data files with information regarding and rules
for daylight saving times in various timezones around the world.

This package contains an updated version with the following changes:

* New Zealand is extending their Daylight Savings Time (DST), beginning
this year (2007).

* Haiti no longer observes DST.

* The Turks and Caicos Islands (TCI) now switch at 02:00, not at 00:00, and
have adopted US DST rules.

* Syria switched to summer time on 29th March this year.

* Honduras will not switch to DST this year.

Users in affected locales or who have dealings with affected locales should
upgrade to this updated package.


Solution

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

This update is available via Red Hat Network. Details on how to use
the Red Hat Network to apply this update are available at
http://kbase.redhat.com/faq/FAQ_58_10188

Updated packages

Red Hat Desktop (v. 3)

SRPMS:
tzdata-2007f-1.el3.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHEA-2010:0673
    MD5: bbb70ad97f230f08c09cd9692fa62fd7
 
IA-32:
tzdata-2007f-1.el3.noarch.rpm
File outdated by:  RHEA-2010:0673
    MD5: 51e35d0b667f42f492da5fdb251f4a3b
 
x86_64:
tzdata-2007f-1.el3.noarch.rpm
File outdated by:  RHEA-2010:0673
    MD5: 51e35d0b667f42f492da5fdb251f4a3b
 
Red Hat Desktop (v. 4)

SRPMS:
tzdata-2007f-1.el4.src.rpm     MD5: 9d80d475d89d8b308bc0c63549a79414
 
IA-32:
tzdata-2007f-1.el4.noarch.rpm     MD5: 61d44a5b55015302923d6b1bc50bd641
 
x86_64:
tzdata-2007f-1.el4.noarch.rpm     MD5: 61d44a5b55015302923d6b1bc50bd641
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (v. 5 server)

SRPMS:
tzdata-2007f-1.el5.src.rpm     MD5: 4d3acb7e54906e9fc3c3e61f7ff965c0
 
IA-32:
tzdata-2007f-1.el5.noarch.rpm     MD5: dd8316e2b063e5b7b4a366c97345ebc0
 
IA-64:
tzdata-2007f-1.el5.noarch.rpm     MD5: dd8316e2b063e5b7b4a366c97345ebc0
 
PPC:
tzdata-2007f-1.el5.noarch.rpm     MD5: dd8316e2b063e5b7b4a366c97345ebc0
 
s390x:
tzdata-2007f-1.el5.noarch.rpm     MD5: dd8316e2b063e5b7b4a366c97345ebc0
 
x86_64:
tzdata-2007f-1.el5.noarch.rpm     MD5: dd8316e2b063e5b7b4a366c97345ebc0
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS (v. 2.1)

SRPMS:
tzdata-2007f-1.el2_1.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHEA-2009:0422
    MD5: a3a3a05616e77958db72fa6a3d0f384c
 
IA-32:
tzdata-2007f-1.el2_1.noarch.rpm
File outdated by:  RHEA-2009:0422
    MD5: 2a34ba1159e3845c81e11d37cd64a872
 
IA-64:
tzdata-2007f-1.el2_1.noarch.rpm
File outdated by:  RHEA-2009:0422
    MD5: 2a34ba1159e3845c81e11d37cd64a872
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS (v. 3)

SRPMS:
tzdata-2007f-1.el3.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHEA-2010:0673
    MD5: bbb70ad97f230f08c09cd9692fa62fd7
 
IA-32:
tzdata-2007f-1.el3.noarch.rpm
File outdated by:  RHEA-2010:0673
    MD5: 51e35d0b667f42f492da5fdb251f4a3b
 
IA-64:
tzdata-2007f-1.el3.noarch.rpm
File outdated by:  RHEA-2010:0673
    MD5: 51e35d0b667f42f492da5fdb251f4a3b
 
PPC:
tzdata-2007f-1.el3.noarch.rpm
File outdated by:  RHEA-2010:0673
    MD5: 51e35d0b667f42f492da5fdb251f4a3b
 
s390:
tzdata-2007f-1.el3.noarch.rpm
File outdated by:  RHEA-2010:0673
    MD5: 51e35d0b667f42f492da5fdb251f4a3b
 
s390x:
tzdata-2007f-1.el3.noarch.rpm
File outdated by:  RHEA-2010:0673
    MD5: 51e35d0b667f42f492da5fdb251f4a3b
 
x86_64:
tzdata-2007f-1.el3.noarch.rpm
File outdated by:  RHEA-2010:0673
    MD5: 51e35d0b667f42f492da5fdb251f4a3b
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS (v. 4)

SRPMS:
tzdata-2007f-1.el4.src.rpm     MD5: 9d80d475d89d8b308bc0c63549a79414
 
IA-32:
tzdata-2007f-1.el4.noarch.rpm     MD5: 61d44a5b55015302923d6b1bc50bd641
 
IA-64:
tzdata-2007f-1.el4.noarch.rpm     MD5: 61d44a5b55015302923d6b1bc50bd641
 
PPC:
tzdata-2007f-1.el4.noarch.rpm     MD5: 61d44a5b55015302923d6b1bc50bd641
 
s390:
tzdata-2007f-1.el4.noarch.rpm     MD5: 61d44a5b55015302923d6b1bc50bd641
 
s390x:
tzdata-2007f-1.el4.noarch.rpm     MD5: 61d44a5b55015302923d6b1bc50bd641
 
x86_64:
tzdata-2007f-1.el4.noarch.rpm     MD5: 61d44a5b55015302923d6b1bc50bd641
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop (v. 5 client)

SRPMS:
tzdata-2007f-1.el5.src.rpm     MD5: 4d3acb7e54906e9fc3c3e61f7ff965c0
 
IA-32:
tzdata-2007f-1.el5.noarch.rpm     MD5: dd8316e2b063e5b7b4a366c97345ebc0
 
x86_64:
tzdata-2007f-1.el5.noarch.rpm     MD5: dd8316e2b063e5b7b4a366c97345ebc0
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux ES (v. 2.1)

SRPMS:
tzdata-2007f-1.el2_1.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHEA-2009:0422
    MD5: a3a3a05616e77958db72fa6a3d0f384c
 
IA-32:
tzdata-2007f-1.el2_1.noarch.rpm
File outdated by:  RHEA-2009:0422
    MD5: 2a34ba1159e3845c81e11d37cd64a872
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux ES (v. 3)

SRPMS:
tzdata-2007f-1.el3.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHEA-2010:0673
    MD5: bbb70ad97f230f08c09cd9692fa62fd7
 
IA-32:
tzdata-2007f-1.el3.noarch.rpm
File outdated by:  RHEA-2010:0673
    MD5: 51e35d0b667f42f492da5fdb251f4a3b
 
IA-64:
tzdata-2007f-1.el3.noarch.rpm
File outdated by:  RHEA-2010:0673
    MD5: 51e35d0b667f42f492da5fdb251f4a3b
 
x86_64:
tzdata-2007f-1.el3.noarch.rpm
File outdated by:  RHEA-2010:0673
    MD5: 51e35d0b667f42f492da5fdb251f4a3b
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux ES (v. 4)

SRPMS:
tzdata-2007f-1.el4.src.rpm     MD5: 9d80d475d89d8b308bc0c63549a79414
 
IA-32:
tzdata-2007f-1.el4.noarch.rpm     MD5: 61d44a5b55015302923d6b1bc50bd641
 
IA-64:
tzdata-2007f-1.el4.noarch.rpm     MD5: 61d44a5b55015302923d6b1bc50bd641
 
x86_64:
tzdata-2007f-1.el4.noarch.rpm     MD5: 61d44a5b55015302923d6b1bc50bd641
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux WS (v. 2.1)

SRPMS:
tzdata-2007f-1.el2_1.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHEA-2009:0422
    MD5: a3a3a05616e77958db72fa6a3d0f384c
 
IA-32:
tzdata-2007f-1.el2_1.noarch.rpm
File outdated by:  RHEA-2009:0422
    MD5: 2a34ba1159e3845c81e11d37cd64a872
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux WS (v. 3)

SRPMS:
tzdata-2007f-1.el3.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHEA-2010:0673
    MD5: bbb70ad97f230f08c09cd9692fa62fd7
 
IA-32:
tzdata-2007f-1.el3.noarch.rpm
File outdated by:  RHEA-2010:0673
    MD5: 51e35d0b667f42f492da5fdb251f4a3b
 
IA-64:
tzdata-2007f-1.el3.noarch.rpm
File outdated by:  RHEA-2010:0673
    MD5: 51e35d0b667f42f492da5fdb251f4a3b
 
x86_64:
tzdata-2007f-1.el3.noarch.rpm
File outdated by:  RHEA-2010:0673
    MD5: 51e35d0b667f42f492da5fdb251f4a3b
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux WS (v. 4)

SRPMS:
tzdata-2007f-1.el4.src.rpm     MD5: 9d80d475d89d8b308bc0c63549a79414
 
IA-32:
tzdata-2007f-1.el4.noarch.rpm     MD5: 61d44a5b55015302923d6b1bc50bd641
 
IA-64:
tzdata-2007f-1.el4.noarch.rpm     MD5: 61d44a5b55015302923d6b1bc50bd641
 
x86_64:
tzdata-2007f-1.el4.noarch.rpm     MD5: 61d44a5b55015302923d6b1bc50bd641
 
Red Hat Linux Advanced Workstation 2.1 for the Itanium Processor

SRPMS:
tzdata-2007f-1.el2_1.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHEA-2009:0422
    MD5: a3a3a05616e77958db72fa6a3d0f384c
 
IA-64:
tzdata-2007f-1.el2_1.noarch.rpm
File outdated by:  RHEA-2009:0422
    MD5: 2a34ba1159e3845c81e11d37cd64a872
 
(The unlinked packages above are only available from the Red Hat Network)

Bugs fixed (see bugzilla for more information)

240786 - New Zealand DST change 30/Sep



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