Looking for Free time zone map data
wessel at nefkom.net
Mon Oct 6 00:00:48 CEST 2008
On Sun, Oct 05, 2008 at 02:57:06PM +0200, Jan Lübbe wrote:
> We were thinking about how to handle timezones in the FSO framework and
> decided we would like to be able to detect the time zone automatically
> based on the current location. I've search for a database with the
> necessary information, but i only found a commercial provider which
> doesn't allow redistribution.
> Does anyone have an idea how we could solve this problem?
Not really what you are looking for, but maybe interesting anyway...
* zone.tab file in the tzdata package: /usr/share/zoneinfo/zone.tab 
* The World Factbook: Standard Time Zones of the World 
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