[Python-Dev] cpython (2.7): Issue #14448: mention pytz; patch by Andrew Svetlov

Sandro Tosi sandro.tosi at gmail.com
Sat Apr 28 11:18:50 CEST 2012

On Wed, Apr 25, 2012 at 20:40, Georg Brandl <g.brandl at gmx.net> wrote:
> BTW, the single backticks don't do anything usable; use *pytz* to make something
> emphasized.

yep, done.

On Thu, Apr 26, 2012 at 03:06, Nick Coghlan <ncoghlan at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Thu, Apr 26, 2012 at 4:40 AM, Georg Brandl <g.brandl at gmx.net> wrote:
>> Maybe it's useful to mention that that database is the one used on Linux (is
>> it on other Unices?) and Windows has its own?
> pytz always uses the Olson/IANA database. I don't think we need to
> confuse matters further by mentioning the fact that Microsoft invented
> their own system without worrying about what anyone else was doing.

I agree with that, so i'm about to commit a very similar diff than the
one posted here.

Thanks for your suggestions!

Sandro Tosi (aka morph, morpheus, matrixhasu)
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