[El-errata] ELBA-2020-4282 Oracle Linux 7 tzdata enhancement update

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Tue Oct 20 16:33:35 PDT 2020

Oracle Linux Bug Fix Advisory ELBA-2020-4282


The following updated rpms for Oracle Linux 7 have been uploaded to the 
Unbreakable Linux Network:



Description of changes:

- Include the upstream patch to support pacificnew for java tzupdater.
- Set POSIXRULES macro to continue installing posixrules file.

- Need to rebuild, bump the release.

- Rebase to tzdata-2020b
   - Yukon timezones represented by America/Whitehorse and
     America/Dawson will change time zone rules from -08/-07 to
     permanent -07 on 2020-11-01, not on 2020-03-08 as 2020a had it.
   - The most recent winter(+08)/summer(+11) transition for Casey Station,
     Antarctica was 2020-10-04 00:01.
   - Remove obsolete files pacificnew, systemv, and yearistype.sh
     from the distribution.

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