SUSE-RU-2016:2096-1: Recommended update for timezone

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Wed Aug 17 13:09:05 MDT 2016

   SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for timezone

Announcement ID:    SUSE-RU-2016:2096-1
Rating:             low
References:         #982833 #987720 #988184 
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 LTSS

   An update that has three recommended fixes can now be
   installed. It includes one version update.


   This update provides the latest timezone information (2016f) for your
   system, including the following changes:

       * A positive leap second will be added at the end of 2016-12-31.
       * Egypt (Africa/Cairo) DST change 2016-07-07 cancelled.
       * Asia/Novosibirsk switches from +06 to +07 on 2016-07-24 02:00
       * Asia/Novokuznetsk and Asia/Novosibirsk now use numeric time zone
         abbreviations instead of invented ones.
       * Europe/Minsk's 1992-03-29 spring-forward transition was at 02:00 not
       * Africa/Cairo observes DST in 2016 from July 7 to the end of October.

   This release also includes changes affecting past time stamps. For a
   comprehensive list, please refer to the release announcement from ICANN:


Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 LTSS (i586 s390x x86_64) [New Version: 2016f]:



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