Recommended update for timezone

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for timezone
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2019:13996-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1130557
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11-SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Sale 11-SP3
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP3

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

Description:

This update for timezone fixes the following issues:
timezone was updated to 2019a (bsc#1130557):

  • Palestine "springs forward" on 2019-03-30 instead of 2019-03-23
  • Metlakatla "fell back" to rejoin Alaska Time on 2019-01-20 at 02:00
  • Israel observed DST in 1980 (08-02/09-13) and 1984 (05-05/08-25)
  • zic now has an -r option to limit the time range of output data

Patch Instructions:

To install this SUSE Recommended Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or "zypper patch".
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11-SP4:
    zypper in -t patch sdksp4-timezone-13996=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4:
    zypper in -t patch slessp4-timezone-13996=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Sale 11-SP3:
    zypper in -t patch sleposp3-timezone-13996=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4:
    zypper in -t patch dbgsp4-timezone-13996=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP3:
    zypper in -t patch dbgsp3-timezone-13996=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11-SP4 (noarch):
    • timezone-java-2019a-0.52.23.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4 (i586 ia64 ppc64 s390x x86_64):
    • timezone-2019a-0.52.23.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4 (noarch):
    • timezone-java-2019a-0.52.23.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Sale 11-SP3 (noarch):
    • timezone-java-2019a-0.52.23.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Sale 11-SP3 (i586):
    • timezone-2019a-0.52.23.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4 (i586 ia64 ppc64 s390x x86_64):
    • timezone-debuginfo-2019a-0.52.23.1
    • timezone-debugsource-2019a-0.52.23.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP3 (i586 s390x x86_64):
    • timezone-debuginfo-2019a-0.52.23.1
    • timezone-debugsource-2019a-0.52.23.1

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