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@@ -110,11 +110,11 @@
 Rule    Algeria 1978    only    -       Sep     22       3:00   0       -
 Rule    Algeria 1980    only    -       Apr     25       0:00   1:00    S
 Rule    Algeria 1980    only    -       Oct     31       2:00   0       -
 # Shanks & Pottenger give 0:09:20 for Paris Mean Time; go with Howse's
 # more precise 0:09:21.
-# Zone  NAME            STDOFF  RULES   FORMAT  [UNTIL]
+# Zone  NAME            GMTOFF  RULES   FORMAT  [UNTIL]
 Zone    Africa/Algiers  0:12:12 -       LMT     1891 Mar 15  0:01
                         0:09:21 -       PMT     1911 Mar 11 # Paris Mean Time
                         0:00    Algeria WE%sT   1940 Feb 25  2:00
                         1:00    Algeria CE%sT   1946 Oct  7
                         0:00    -       WET     1956 Jan 29

@@ -145,22 +145,22 @@
 # From Paul Eggert (2018-02-16):
 # Shanks gives 1907 for the transition to +02.
 # For now, ignore that and follow the 1911-05-26 Portuguese decree
 # (see Europe/Lisbon).
 #
-# Zone  NAME            STDOFF  RULES   FORMAT  [UNTIL]
+# Zone  NAME            GMTOFF  RULES   FORMAT  [UNTIL]
 Zone Atlantic/Cape_Verde -1:34:04 -     LMT     1912 Jan 01  2:00u # Praia
                         -2:00   -       -02     1942 Sep
                         -2:00   1:00    -01     1945 Oct 15
                         -2:00   -       -02     1975 Nov 25  2:00
                         -1:00   -       -01
 
 # Central African Republic
 # See Africa/Lagos.
 
 # Chad
-# Zone  NAME            STDOFF  RULES   FORMAT  [UNTIL]
+# Zone  NAME            GMTOFF  RULES   FORMAT  [UNTIL]
 Zone    Africa/Ndjamena 1:00:12 -       LMT     1912        # N'Djamena
                         1:00    -       WAT     1979 Oct 14
                         1:00    1:00    WAST    1980 Mar  8
                         1:00    -       WAT
 

@@ -172,11 +172,11 @@
 
 # Republic of the Congo
 # See Africa/Lagos.
 
 # Côte d'Ivoire / Ivory Coast
-# Zone  NAME            STDOFF  RULES   FORMAT  [UNTIL]
+# Zone  NAME            GMTOFF  RULES   FORMAT  [UNTIL]
 Zone    Africa/Abidjan  -0:16:08 -      LMT     1912
                          0:00   -       GMT
 Link Africa/Abidjan Africa/Bamako       # Mali
 Link Africa/Abidjan Africa/Banjul       # Gambia
 Link Africa/Abidjan Africa/Conakry      # Guinea

@@ -377,23 +377,18 @@
 Rule    Egypt   2014    only    -       May     15      24:00   1:00    S
 Rule    Egypt   2014    only    -       Jun     26      24:00   0       -
 Rule    Egypt   2014    only    -       Jul     31      24:00   1:00    S
 Rule    Egypt   2014    only    -       Sep     lastThu 24:00   0       -
 
-# Zone  NAME            STDOFF  RULES   FORMAT  [UNTIL]
+# Zone  NAME            GMTOFF  RULES   FORMAT  [UNTIL]
 Zone    Africa/Cairo    2:05:09 -       LMT     1900 Oct
                         2:00    Egypt   EE%sT
 
 # Equatorial Guinea
 # See Africa/Lagos.
 
 # Eritrea
-# See Africa/Nairobi.
-
-# Eswatini (formerly Swaziland)
-# See Africa/Johannesburg.
-
 # Ethiopia
 # See Africa/Nairobi.
 #
 # Unfortunately tzdb records only Western clock time in use in Ethiopia,
 # as the tzdb format is not up to properly recording a common Ethiopian

@@ -435,11 +430,11 @@
 # lack of better info, use Shanks except treat the minus sign as a
 # typo, and assume DST started in 1920 not 1936.
 # Rule  NAME    FROM    TO      TYPE    IN      ON      AT      SAVE    LETTER/S
 Rule    Ghana   1920    1942    -       Sep      1      0:00    0:20    -
 Rule    Ghana   1920    1942    -       Dec     31      0:00    0       -
-# Zone  NAME            STDOFF  RULES   FORMAT  [UNTIL]
+# Zone  NAME            GMTOFF  RULES   FORMAT  [UNTIL]
 Zone    Africa/Accra    -0:00:52 -      LMT     1918
                          0:00   Ghana   GMT/+0020
 
 # Guinea
 # See Africa/Abidjan.

@@ -449,17 +444,17 @@
 # From Paul Eggert (2018-02-16):
 # Shanks gives 1911-05-26 for the transition to WAT,
 # evidently confusing the date of the Portuguese decree
 # (see Europe/Lisbon) with the date that it took effect.
 #
-# Zone  NAME            STDOFF  RULES   FORMAT  [UNTIL]
+# Zone  NAME            GMTOFF  RULES   FORMAT  [UNTIL]
 Zone    Africa/Bissau   -1:02:20 -      LMT     1912 Jan  1  1:00u
                         -1:00   -       -01     1975
                          0:00   -       GMT
 
 # Kenya
-# Zone  NAME            STDOFF  RULES   FORMAT  [UNTIL]
+# Zone  NAME            GMTOFF  RULES   FORMAT  [UNTIL]
 Zone    Africa/Nairobi  2:27:16 -       LMT     1928 Jul
                         3:00    -       EAT     1930
                         2:30    -       +0230   1940
                         2:45    -       +0245   1960
                         3:00    -       EAT

@@ -490,11 +485,11 @@
 # Monrovia: Executive Mansion.
 #
 # Use the abbreviation "MMT" before 1972, as the more-accurate numeric
 # abbreviation "-004430" would be one byte over the POSIX limit.
 #
-# Zone  NAME            STDOFF  RULES   FORMAT  [UNTIL]
+# Zone  NAME            GMTOFF  RULES   FORMAT  [UNTIL]
 Zone    Africa/Monrovia -0:43:08 -      LMT     1882
                         -0:43:08 -      MMT     1919 Mar # Monrovia Mean Time
                         -0:44:30 -      MMT     1972 Jan 7 # approximately MMT
                          0:00   -       GMT
 

@@ -540,11 +535,11 @@
 Rule    Libya   1987    1989    -       Oct      1      0:00    0       -
 Rule    Libya   1997    only    -       Apr      4      0:00    1:00    S
 Rule    Libya   1997    only    -       Oct      4      0:00    0       -
 Rule    Libya   2013    only    -       Mar     lastFri 1:00    1:00    S
 Rule    Libya   2013    only    -       Oct     lastFri 2:00    0       -
-# Zone  NAME            STDOFF  RULES   FORMAT  [UNTIL]
+# Zone  NAME            GMTOFF  RULES   FORMAT  [UNTIL]
 Zone    Africa/Tripoli  0:52:44 -       LMT     1920
                         1:00    Libya   CE%sT   1959
                         2:00    -       EET     1982
                         1:00    Libya   CE%sT   1990 May  4
 # The 1996 and 1997 entries are from Shanks & Pottenger;

@@ -650,11 +645,11 @@
 # Rule  NAME    FROM    TO      TYPE    IN      ON      AT      SAVE    LETTER/S
 Rule Mauritius  1982    only    -       Oct     10      0:00    1:00    -
 Rule Mauritius  1983    only    -       Mar     21      0:00    0       -
 Rule Mauritius  2008    only    -       Oct     lastSun 2:00    1:00    -
 Rule Mauritius  2009    only    -       Mar     lastSun 2:00    0       -
-# Zone  NAME            STDOFF  RULES   FORMAT  [UNTIL]
+# Zone  NAME            GMTOFF  RULES   FORMAT  [UNTIL]
 Zone Indian/Mauritius   3:50:00 -       LMT     1907 # Port Louis
                         4:00 Mauritius  +04/+05
 # Agalega Is, Rodriguez
 # no information; probably like Indian/Mauritius
 

@@ -873,51 +868,12 @@
 # with the patch.
 
 # From Mohamed Essedik Najd (2018-10-26):
 # Today, a Moroccan government council approved the perpetual addition
 # of 60 minutes to the regular Moroccan timezone.
-# From Matt Johnson (2018-10-28):
-# http://www.sgg.gov.ma/Portals/1/BO/2018/BO_6720-bis_Ar.pdf
-#
-# From Maamar Abdelkader (2018-11-01):
-# We usually move clocks back the previous week end and come back to the +1
-# the week end after....  The government does not announce yet the decision
-# about this temporary change.  But it s 99% sure that it will be the case,
-# as in previous years.  An unofficial survey was done these days, showing
-# that 64% of asked people are ok for moving from +1 to +0 during Ramadan.
-# https://leconomiste.com/article/1035870-enquete-l-economiste-sunergia-64-des-marocains-plebiscitent-le-gmt-pendant-ramadan
-
-# From Naoufal Semlali (2019-04-16):
-# Morocco will be on GMT starting from Sunday, May 5th 2019 at 3am.
-# The switch to GMT+1 will occur on Sunday, June 9th 2019 at 2am....
-# http://fr.le360.ma/societe/voici-la-date-du-retour-a-lheure-legale-au-maroc-188222
-#
-# From Paul Eggert (2019-05-20):
-# This agrees with our 2018-11-01 guess that the Moroccan government
-# would continue the practice of falling back at 03:00 the last Sunday
-# before Ramadan, and of springing forward at 02:00 the first Sunday after
-# Ramadan, as this has been the practice since 2012.  To implement this,
-# transition dates for 2019 through 2087 were determined by running the
-# following program under GNU Emacs 26.2.
-# (let ((islamic-year 1440))
-#   (require 'cal-islam)
-#   (while (< islamic-year 1511)
-#     (let ((a (calendar-islamic-to-absolute (list 9 1 islamic-year)))
-#           (b (calendar-islamic-to-absolute (list 10 1 islamic-year)))
-#           (sunday 0))
-#       (while (/= sunday (mod (setq a (1- a)) 7)))
-#       (while (/= sunday (mod b 7))
-#         (setq b (1+ b)))
-#       (setq a (calendar-gregorian-from-absolute a))
-#       (setq b (calendar-gregorian-from-absolute b))
-#       (insert
-#        (format
-#         (concat "Rule\tMorocco\t%d\tonly\t-\t%s\t%2d\t 3:00\t-1:00\t-\n"
-#                 "Rule\tMorocco\t%d\tonly\t-\t%s\t%2d\t 2:00\t0\t-\n")
-#         (car (cdr (cdr a))) (calendar-month-name (car a) t) (car (cdr a))
-#         (car (cdr (cdr b))) (calendar-month-name (car b) t) (car (cdr b)))))
-#     (setq islamic-year (+ 1 islamic-year))))
+# From Brian Inglis (2018-10-26):
+# http://www.maroc.ma/fr/actualites/le-conseil-de-gouvernement-adopte-un-projet-de-decret-relatif-lheure-legale-stipulant-le
 
 # RULE  NAME    FROM    TO      TYPE    IN      ON      AT      SAVE    LETTER/S
 Rule    Morocco 1939    only    -       Sep     12       0:00   1:00    -
 Rule    Morocco 1939    only    -       Nov     19       0:00   0       -
 Rule    Morocco 1940    only    -       Feb     25       0:00   1:00    -

@@ -957,163 +913,17 @@
 Rule    Morocco 2016    only    -       Jul     10       2:00   1:00    -
 Rule    Morocco 2017    only    -       May     21       3:00   0       -
 Rule    Morocco 2017    only    -       Jul      2       2:00   1:00    -
 Rule    Morocco 2018    only    -       May     13       3:00   0       -
 Rule    Morocco 2018    only    -       Jun     17       2:00   1:00    -
-Rule    Morocco 2019    only    -       May      5       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2019    only    -       Jun      9       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2020    only    -       Apr     19       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2020    only    -       May     24       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2021    only    -       Apr     11       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2021    only    -       May     16       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2022    only    -       Mar     27       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2022    only    -       May      8       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2023    only    -       Mar     19       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2023    only    -       Apr     23       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2024    only    -       Mar     10       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2024    only    -       Apr     14       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2025    only    -       Feb     23       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2025    only    -       Apr      6       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2026    only    -       Feb     15       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2026    only    -       Mar     22       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2027    only    -       Feb      7       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2027    only    -       Mar     14       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2028    only    -       Jan     23       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2028    only    -       Feb     27       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2029    only    -       Jan     14       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2029    only    -       Feb     18       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2029    only    -       Dec     30       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2030    only    -       Feb     10       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2030    only    -       Dec     22       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2031    only    -       Jan     26       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2031    only    -       Dec     14       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2032    only    -       Jan     18       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2032    only    -       Nov     28       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2033    only    -       Jan      9       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2033    only    -       Nov     20       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2033    only    -       Dec     25       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2034    only    -       Nov      5       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2034    only    -       Dec     17       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2035    only    -       Oct     28       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2035    only    -       Dec      2       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2036    only    -       Oct     19       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2036    only    -       Nov     23       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2037    only    -       Oct      4       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2037    only    -       Nov     15       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2038    only    -       Sep     26       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2038    only    -       Oct     31       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2039    only    -       Sep     18       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2039    only    -       Oct     23       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2040    only    -       Sep      2       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2040    only    -       Oct     14       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2041    only    -       Aug     25       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2041    only    -       Sep     29       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2042    only    -       Aug     10       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2042    only    -       Sep     21       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2043    only    -       Aug      2       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2043    only    -       Sep      6       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2044    only    -       Jul     24       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2044    only    -       Aug     28       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2045    only    -       Jul      9       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2045    only    -       Aug     20       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2046    only    -       Jul      1       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2046    only    -       Aug      5       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2047    only    -       Jun     23       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2047    only    -       Jul     28       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2048    only    -       Jun      7       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2048    only    -       Jul     19       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2049    only    -       May     30       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2049    only    -       Jul      4       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2050    only    -       May     15       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2050    only    -       Jun     26       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2051    only    -       May      7       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2051    only    -       Jun     11       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2052    only    -       Apr     28       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2052    only    -       Jun      2       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2053    only    -       Apr     13       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2053    only    -       May     25       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2054    only    -       Apr      5       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2054    only    -       May     10       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2055    only    -       Mar     28       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2055    only    -       May      2       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2056    only    -       Mar     12       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2056    only    -       Apr     23       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2057    only    -       Mar      4       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2057    only    -       Apr      8       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2058    only    -       Feb     17       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2058    only    -       Mar     31       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2059    only    -       Feb      9       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2059    only    -       Mar     16       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2060    only    -       Feb      1       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2060    only    -       Mar      7       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2061    only    -       Jan     16       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2061    only    -       Feb     27       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2062    only    -       Jan      8       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2062    only    -       Feb     12       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2062    only    -       Dec     31       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2063    only    -       Feb      4       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2063    only    -       Dec     16       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2064    only    -       Jan     20       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2064    only    -       Dec      7       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2065    only    -       Jan     11       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2065    only    -       Nov     22       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2066    only    -       Jan      3       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2066    only    -       Nov     14       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2066    only    -       Dec     19       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2067    only    -       Nov      6       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2067    only    -       Dec     11       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2068    only    -       Oct     21       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2068    only    -       Dec      2       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2069    only    -       Oct     13       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2069    only    -       Nov     17       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2070    only    -       Oct      5       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2070    only    -       Nov      9       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2071    only    -       Sep     20       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2071    only    -       Oct     25       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2072    only    -       Sep     11       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2072    only    -       Oct     16       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2073    only    -       Aug     27       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2073    only    -       Oct      8       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2074    only    -       Aug     19       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2074    only    -       Sep     23       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2075    only    -       Aug     11       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2075    only    -       Sep     15       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2076    only    -       Jul     26       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2076    only    -       Sep      6       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2077    only    -       Jul     18       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2077    only    -       Aug     22       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2078    only    -       Jul     10       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2078    only    -       Aug     14       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2079    only    -       Jun     25       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2079    only    -       Jul     30       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2080    only    -       Jun     16       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2080    only    -       Jul     21       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2081    only    -       Jun      1       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2081    only    -       Jul     13       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2082    only    -       May     24       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2082    only    -       Jun     28       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2083    only    -       May     16       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2083    only    -       Jun     20       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2084    only    -       Apr     30       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2084    only    -       Jun     11       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2085    only    -       Apr     22       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2085    only    -       May     27       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2086    only    -       Apr     14       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2086    only    -       May     19       2:00   0       -
-Rule    Morocco 2087    only    -       Mar     30       3:00   -1:00   -
-Rule    Morocco 2087    only    -       May      4       2:00   0       -
-# For dates after the somewhat-arbitrary cutoff of 2087, assume that
-# Morocco will no longer observe DST.  At some point this table will
-# need to be extended, though quite possibly Morocco will change the
-# rules first.
 
-# Zone  NAME            STDOFF  RULES   FORMAT  [UNTIL]
+# Zone  NAME            GMTOFF  RULES   FORMAT  [UNTIL]
 Zone Africa/Casablanca  -0:30:20 -      LMT     1913 Oct 26
                          0:00   Morocco +00/+01 1984 Mar 16
                          1:00   -       +01     1986
-                         0:00   Morocco +00/+01 2018 Oct 28  3:00
-                         1:00   Morocco +01/+00
+                         0:00   Morocco +00/+01 2018 Oct 27
+                         1:00   -       +01
 
 # Western Sahara
 #
 # From Gwillim Law (2013-10-22):
 # A correspondent who is usually well informed about time zone matters

@@ -1124,21 +934,21 @@
 # Assume that this has been true since Western Sahara switched to GMT,
 # since most of it was then controlled by Morocco.
 
 Zone Africa/El_Aaiun    -0:52:48 -      LMT     1934 Jan # El Aaiún
                         -1:00   -       -01     1976 Apr 14
-                         0:00   Morocco +00/+01 2018 Oct 28  3:00
-                         1:00   Morocco +01/+00
+                         0:00   Morocco +00/+01 2018 Oct 27
+                         1:00   -       +01
 
 # Mozambique
 #
 # Shanks gives 1903-03-01 for the transition to CAT.
 # Perhaps the 1911-05-26 Portuguese decree
 # https://dre.pt/pdf1sdip/1911/05/12500/23132313.pdf
 # merely made it official?
 #
-# Zone  NAME            STDOFF  RULES   FORMAT  [UNTIL]
+# Zone  NAME            GMTOFF  RULES   FORMAT  [UNTIL]
 Zone    Africa/Maputo   2:10:20 -       LMT     1903 Mar
                         2:00    -       CAT
 Link Africa/Maputo Africa/Blantyre      # Malawi
 Link Africa/Maputo Africa/Bujumbura     # Burundi
 Link Africa/Maputo Africa/Gaborone      # Botswana

@@ -1197,41 +1007,41 @@
 # Use plain "WAT" and "CAT" for the time zone abbreviations, to be compatible
 # with Namibia's neighbors.
 
 # RULE  NAME    FROM    TO      TYPE    IN      ON      AT      SAVE    LETTER/S
 # Vanguard section, for zic and other parsers that support negative DST.
-Rule    Namibia 1994    only    -       Mar     21      0:00    -1:00   WAT
-Rule    Namibia 1994    2017    -       Sep     Sun>=1  2:00    0       CAT
-Rule    Namibia 1995    2017    -       Apr     Sun>=1  2:00    -1:00   WAT
+#Rule   Namibia 1994    only    -       Mar     21      0:00    -1:00   WAT
+#Rule   Namibia 1994    2017    -       Sep     Sun>=1  2:00    0       CAT
+#Rule   Namibia 1995    2017    -       Apr     Sun>=1  2:00    -1:00   WAT
 # Rearguard section, for parsers that do not support negative DST.
-#Rule   Namibia 1994    only    -       Mar     21      0:00    0       WAT
-#Rule   Namibia 1994    2017    -       Sep     Sun>=1  2:00    1:00    CAT
-#Rule   Namibia 1995    2017    -       Apr     Sun>=1  2:00    0       WAT
+Rule    Namibia 1994    only    -       Mar     21      0:00    0       WAT
+Rule    Namibia 1994    2017    -       Sep     Sun>=1  2:00    1:00    CAT
+Rule    Namibia 1995    2017    -       Apr     Sun>=1  2:00    0       WAT
 # End of rearguard section.
 
-# Zone  NAME            STDOFF  RULES   FORMAT  [UNTIL]
+# Zone  NAME            GMTOFF  RULES   FORMAT  [UNTIL]
 Zone    Africa/Windhoek 1:08:24 -       LMT     1892 Feb 8
                         1:30    -       +0130   1903 Mar
                         2:00    -       SAST    1942 Sep 20  2:00
                         2:00    1:00    SAST    1943 Mar 21  2:00
                         2:00    -       SAST    1990 Mar 21 # independence
 # Vanguard section, for zic and other parsers that support negative DST.
-                        2:00    Namibia %s
+#                       2:00    Namibia %s
 # Rearguard section, for parsers that do not support negative DST.
-#                       2:00    -       CAT     1994 Mar 21  0:00
+                        2:00    -       CAT     1994 Mar 21  0:00
 # From Paul Eggert (2017-04-07):
 # The official date of the 2017 rule change was 2017-10-24.  See:
 # http://www.lac.org.na/laws/annoSTAT/Namibian%20Time%20Act%209%20of%202017.pdf
-#                       1:00    Namibia %s      2017 Oct 24
-#                       2:00    -       CAT
+                        1:00    Namibia %s      2017 Oct 24
+                        2:00    -       CAT
 # End of rearguard section.
 
 # Niger
 # See Africa/Lagos.
 
 # Nigeria
-# Zone  NAME            STDOFF  RULES   FORMAT  [UNTIL]
+# Zone  NAME            GMTOFF  RULES   FORMAT  [UNTIL]
 Zone    Africa/Lagos    0:13:36 -       LMT     1919 Sep
                         1:00    -       WAT
 Link Africa/Lagos Africa/Bangui      # Central African Republic
 Link Africa/Lagos Africa/Brazzaville # Rep. of the Congo
 Link Africa/Lagos Africa/Douala      # Cameroon

@@ -1241,11 +1051,11 @@
 Link Africa/Lagos Africa/Malabo      # Equatorial Guinea
 Link Africa/Lagos Africa/Niamey      # Niger
 Link Africa/Lagos Africa/Porto-Novo  # Benin
 
 # Réunion
-# Zone  NAME            STDOFF  RULES   FORMAT  [UNTIL]
+# Zone  NAME            GMTOFF  RULES   FORMAT  [UNTIL]
 Zone    Indian/Reunion  3:41:52 -       LMT     1911 Jun # Saint-Denis
                         4:00    -       +04
 #
 # Crozet Islands also observes Réunion time; see the 'antarctica' file.
 #

@@ -1282,30 +1092,20 @@
 # they entered the year 2018.
 # From Michael Deckers (2018-01-08):
 # the switch is from 01:00 to 02:00 ... [Decree No. 25/2017]
 # http://www.mnec.gov.st/index.php/publicacoes/documentos/file/90-decreto-lei-n-25-2017
 
-# From Vadim Nasardinov (2018-12-29):
-# São Tomé and Príncipe is about to do the following on Jan 1, 2019:
-# https://www.stp-press.st/2018/12/05/governo-jesus-ja-decidiu-repor-hora-legal-sao-tomense/
-#
-# From Michael Deckers (2018-12-30):
-# https://www.legis-palop.org/download.jsp?idFile=102818
-# ... [The legal time of the country, which coincides with universal
-# coordinated time, will be restituted at 2 o'clock on day 1 of January, 2019.]
-
 Zone    Africa/Sao_Tome  0:26:56 -      LMT     1884
                         -0:36:45 -      LMT     1912 Jan  1 00:00u # Lisbon MT
                          0:00   -       GMT     2018 Jan  1 01:00
-                         1:00   -       WAT     2019 Jan  1 02:00
-                         0:00   -       GMT
+                         1:00   -       WAT
 
 # Senegal
 # See Africa/Abidjan.
 
 # Seychelles
-# Zone  NAME            STDOFF  RULES   FORMAT  [UNTIL]
+# Zone  NAME            GMTOFF  RULES   FORMAT  [UNTIL]
 Zone    Indian/Mahe     3:41:48 -       LMT     1906 Jun # Victoria
                         4:00    -       +04
 # From Paul Eggert (2001-05-30):
 # Aldabra, Farquhar, and Desroches, originally dependencies of the
 # Seychelles, were transferred to the British Indian Ocean Territory

@@ -1321,16 +1121,16 @@
 
 # South Africa
 # Rule  NAME    FROM    TO      TYPE    IN      ON      AT      SAVE    LETTER/S
 Rule    SA      1942    1943    -       Sep     Sun>=15 2:00    1:00    -
 Rule    SA      1943    1944    -       Mar     Sun>=15 2:00    0       -
-# Zone  NAME            STDOFF  RULES   FORMAT  [UNTIL]
+# Zone  NAME            GMTOFF  RULES   FORMAT  [UNTIL]
 Zone Africa/Johannesburg 1:52:00 -      LMT     1892 Feb 8
                         1:30    -       SAST    1903 Mar
                         2:00    SA      SAST
 Link Africa/Johannesburg Africa/Maseru     # Lesotho
-Link Africa/Johannesburg Africa/Mbabane    # Eswatini
+Link Africa/Johannesburg Africa/Mbabane    # Swaziland
 #
 # Marion and Prince Edward Is
 # scientific station since 1947
 # no information
 

@@ -1356,22 +1156,25 @@
 # Rule  NAME    FROM    TO      TYPE    IN      ON      AT      SAVE    LETTER/S
 Rule    Sudan   1970    only    -       May      1      0:00    1:00    S
 Rule    Sudan   1970    1985    -       Oct     15      0:00    0       -
 Rule    Sudan   1971    only    -       Apr     30      0:00    1:00    S
 Rule    Sudan   1972    1985    -       Apr     lastSun 0:00    1:00    S
-# Zone  NAME            STDOFF  RULES   FORMAT  [UNTIL]
+# Zone  NAME            GMTOFF  RULES   FORMAT  [UNTIL]
 Zone    Africa/Khartoum 2:10:08 -       LMT     1931
                         2:00    Sudan   CA%sT   2000 Jan 15 12:00
                         3:00    -       EAT     2017 Nov  1
                         2:00    -       CAT
 
 # South Sudan
-# Zone  NAME            STDOFF  RULES   FORMAT  [UNTIL]
+# Zone  NAME            GMTOFF  RULES   FORMAT  [UNTIL]
 Zone    Africa/Juba     2:06:28 -       LMT     1931
                         2:00    Sudan   CA%sT   2000 Jan 15 12:00
                         3:00    -       EAT
 
+# Swaziland
+# See Africa/Johannesburg.
+
 # Tanzania
 # See Africa/Nairobi.
 
 # Togo
 # See Africa/Abidjan.

@@ -1469,11 +1272,11 @@
 Rule    Tunisia 2006    2008    -       Oct     lastSun  2:00s  0       -
 
 # Shanks & Pottenger give 0:09:20 for Paris Mean Time; go with Howse's
 # more precise 0:09:21.
 # Shanks & Pottenger say the 1911 switch was on Mar 9; go with Howse's Mar 11.
-# Zone  NAME            STDOFF  RULES   FORMAT  [UNTIL]
+# Zone  NAME            GMTOFF  RULES   FORMAT  [UNTIL]
 Zone    Africa/Tunis    0:40:44 -       LMT     1881 May 12
                         0:09:21 -       PMT     1911 Mar 11 # Paris Mean Time
                         1:00    Tunisia CE%sT
 
 # Uganda
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