[El-errata] ELEA-2011-1410 Oracle Linux 5 tzdata enhancement update

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Oracle Linux Enhancement Advisory ELEA-2011-1410


The following updated rpms for Oracle Linux 5 have been uploaded to the 
Unbreakable Linux Network:





Description of changes:

- Ukraine will enter Winter Time after all
- Resolves: #739916

- State of Bahia, Brazil, to resume Summer Time on Oct 16
- The project moved, reflect this in URL
- Resolves: #739916

- Upstream 2011l:
   - Fix ancient stamps for America/Sitka
   - Asia/Hebron transitioned to standard time already on Sep 30, not Oct 3
   - Fiji will introduce DST on Oct 22
- Resolves: #739916

- Upstream 2011i:
   - Add Africa/Juba (South Sudan) zone
   - Samoa skips over the date line on 2011-12-30
   - Use KALT as abbreviation for Europe/Kalinigrad
   - Canonical version of the Newfoundland patch
   - Change America/Resolute use of EST to 2006-2007 only
   - Assume Metlakatla abandoned use of daylight saving in 1983
   - Sync iso3166.tab and zone.tab with above
- Upstream 2011j:
   - Fix the Samoa date line skip
   - Changes in past timestamp typos several Africa zones
- Proposed upstream 2011k:
   - Belarus and Ukraine adopt permanent DST in 2011
   - Palestine suspends DST during Ramadan in 2011
   - Gaza and West Bank split in 2011.  West Bank is tracked in the
     timezone Asia/Hebron.  zone.tab update accordingly.
- Resolves: #739916
- Resolves: #739668

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