question about Sun Java SE TZupdater tool

question about Sun Java SE TZupdater tool

Post by John » Wed, 28 Feb 2007 08:00:10

Sorry for the pseudo off topic ness of this post, but it may be of
interest to others in the group as here goes

Is there a reason why this doesn't apply to version 6?

From the README:

The US2007DST data changes were incorporated into the
following releases: 1.3.1_18, 1.4.2_11, 5.0u7

Website link:

Results of applying the jar file

$ sudo java -jar tzupdater.jar -f
The Java runtime doesn''t have time zone data (zi directory).

I thought there might me something odd on my system so I check the path
(Ubuntu dapper)

$ echo $PATH

1. java/113248: Port: java/eclipse tzupdater-1.1.0 no longer available

2. SN#19010 Benchmark Comparisons of Java SE 6 Performance vs. Java SE 5

Vol 118 Issue 3 2007-12-17 Article 19010 from section "Java Technology"

Tests Illustrate the Range of Performance Improvements

The white paper "Java SE 6 Performance White Paper" gives an overview
of the new performance and scalability improvements in Java Platform,
Standard Edition (Java SE) 6, along with various industry standard
and internally developed benchmark results to demonstrate the impact
of these improvements.

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