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Re: Fwd: Re: Modern Equivalent Timezone

From: Felix Sasaki <fsasaki@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 27 Oct 2005 10:15:34 +0900
To: "Mark Davis" <mark.davis@icu-project.org>
Cc: "public-i18n-core@w3.org" <public-i18n-core@w3.org>, www-international@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.sy95r8tvx1753t@ibm-60d333fc0ec>

Hello Mark,

Sorry, I misunderstood.

Felix

On Wed, 26 Oct 2005 23:32:49 +0900, Mark Davis  
<mark.davis@icu-project.org> wrote:

>
> In this review, we are only canvassing for certain information regarding  
> timezones in countries that have multiple timezones. India is one of the  
> lucky countries with only one.
>
> In this review, the offsets are not relevant; those are only given for  
> information -- they come from the TZ database (aka Olson database). Our  
> concern is the relative importance of the zones for translation.
>
> Mark
>
> Felix Sasaki wrote:
>
>> Hello Goutam,
>>
>> Thank you very much for the information. I am forwarding this mail to  
>> the  public-i18n-core list, since the question came from Mark Davis,  
>> who is on  that list.
>>
>>
>> Best regards,
>>
>> Felix
>> ------- Forwarded message -------
>> From: "Goutam Kumar Saha" <goutam.k.saha@cdackolkata.com>
>> To: "Felix Sasaki" <fsasaki@w3.org>
>> Cc: public-i18n-its@w3.org
>> Subject: Re: Modern Equivalent Timezone
>> Date: Wed, 26 Oct 2005 22:32:37 +0900
>>
>> Dear Felix,
>> Kindly note the following:
>> 1.India Time - GMT +5.5 does not operate Daylight-Saving Time.
>> 2.  Time zone abbreviation: I,     Full name is:  "India Time Zone"
>> 3. Time zone offset: UTC + 9 hoursI is 9 hours ahead of Coordinated   
>> Universal Time (UTC)
>>
>> Thanks.
>> Regards,
>> Goutam Kumar Saha
>>
>>
>>
>> ----- Original Message -----
>> From: "Felix Sasaki" <fsasaki@w3.org>
>> To: "Goutam Kumar Saha" <goutam.k.saha@cdackolkata.com>
>> Cc: <public-i18n-its@w3.org>; <public-i18n-core@w3.org>
>> Sent: Wednesday, October 26, 2005 6:37 PM
>> Subject: Re: Modern Equivalent Timezone
>>
>>
>>> On Wed, 26 Oct 2005 14:36:24 +0900, Goutam Kumar Saha
>>> <goutam.k.saha@cdackolkata.com> wrote:
>>>
>>> > Dear Felix,
>>> > Reference to Unicode Consortium's topic on "Modern Equivalent   
>>> Timezone,"
>>> > I would like to inform you that the offset from GMT in India is +5  
>>> 1/2  ,
>>> > but no "daylight savings changes" concept exists in India.
>>> > Thanking you.
>>> > Regards,
>>> > Goutam Kumar Saha
>>>
>>>
>>> Hello Goutam,
>>>
>>> Thank you very much for your mail. Maybe I did not formulate the right
>>> question, but I wanted to ask something else: Is there a name for the
>>> timezone in india? For example you have Eastern daylight time for the   
>>> East
>>> Coast of the USA, or Central European Summer Time for parts of Europe.
>>>
>>> Best regards,
>>>
>>> Felix
>>>
>>>
>>> *****************************************
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>>>
>>
>>
>> ------------------------------------------------------------------------
>>
>> Dear Felix,
>> Kindly note the following: 1.India Time - GMT +5.5 does not operate  
>> Daylight-Saving Time.
>> 2.  Time zone abbreviation: I,     Full name is:  "India Time Zone"  3.  
>> Time zone offset: UTC + 9 hoursI is 9 hours ahead of Coordinated  
>> Universal Time (UTC)
>>  Thanks.
>> Regards,
>> Goutam Kumar Saha
>>    ----- Original Message -----
>> From: "Felix Sasaki" <fsasaki@w3.org <mailto:fsasaki@w3.org>>
>> To: "Goutam Kumar Saha" <goutam.k.saha@cdackolkata.com  
>> <mailto:goutam.k.saha@cdackolkata.com>>
>> Cc: <public-i18n-its@w3.org <mailto:public-i18n-its@w3.org>>;  
>> <public-i18n-core@w3.org <mailto:public-i18n-core@w3.org>>
>> Sent: Wednesday, October 26, 2005 6:37 PM
>> Subject: Re: Modern Equivalent Timezone
>>
>> > On Wed, 26 Oct 2005 14:36:24 +0900, Goutam Kumar Saha >  
>> <goutam.k.saha@cdackolkata.com <mailto:goutam.k.saha@cdackolkata.com>>  
>> wrote:
>> >
>> > > Dear Felix,
>> > > Reference to Unicode Consortium's topic on "Modern Equivalent  
>> Timezone," > > I would like to inform you that the offset from GMT in  
>> India is +5 1/2 , > > but no "daylight savings changes" concept exists  
>> in India.
>> > > Thanking you.
>> > > Regards,
>> > > Goutam Kumar Saha
>> >
>> >
>> > Hello Goutam,
>> >
>> > Thank you very much for your mail. Maybe I did not formulate the  
>> right > question, but I wanted to ask something else: Is there a name  
>> for the > timezone in india? For example you have Eastern daylight time  
>> for the East > Coast of the USA, or Central European Summer Time for  
>> parts of Europe.
>> >
>> > Best regards,
>> >
>> > Felix
>> >
>> >
>> > *****************************************
>> > This mail is checked by Vexira Antivirus
>> >
>
>
>
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