RFR: 8049343: (tz) Support tzdata2014f
aleksej.efimov at oracle.com
Wed Aug 20 14:59:09 UTC 2014
Please, review the tzdata2014f integration (with tzdata2014e related
changes included too)  fix to JDK9:
The tzdata2014f changes are extensive and relates mostly to timezone
short names changes + "Asia/Srednekolymsk" time zone were added.
Almost complete list of changes can be found in the JBS bug description
, plus some changes wasn't documented in tzdata release notes - for
such cases raw tzdata diff was used for the names modifications.
Two issues with JSR310 implementation were discovered during integration
First issue is related to the internal representation of the '24:00'
value. The JSR310 implementation treats this value as a next day 00:00
time. The workaround already exists in JSR310 code for similar entries
and this failure is resolved in similar way  as part of this update.
For the second issue JDK-8051641  was filled and
'sun/util/calendar/zi/TestZoneInfo310.java' test is the only one that
fails with this tzdata.
Other time zone related tests  passes without failures.
 TZ related test sets: test/sun/util/calendar test/java/util/Calendar
test/java/util/TimeZone test/java/time\ test/java/util/Formatter
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