valodzka wrote:
>> I bet you'll get tired of updating that database.  There's a major difference
>> between "You can do" and "You actually do".
>>     
> If I solved this problem, I would write a script which checks server
> ftp://elsie.nci.nih.gov/pub daily and updates gem if necessary and
> configure cron to run it daily. That's all.
>   


Here is a Ruby project which appears to use their 'zone.tab' file (?)


http://tzinfo.rubyforge.org/

( data http://tzinfo.rubyforge.org/svn/tags/rel-0.0.1/data/zone.tab )


daz