>> The crash people are getting in initdb is due to the 1.19 revision to
>> pgtz.c.  Not sure why yet...looking into it...
>
>Unfortunate behavior when probing pre-1970 dates, maybe?


Indeed that was the problem. Attached patch fixes the issue here and for
Merlin :-)

I've also figured out why it always worked for me. When in the western
europe timezone, the bug does not show up (probably because we don't
probe those dates). When I set my system to US Eastern, it broke.


//Magnus

Attachment: tzfix.patch
Description: tzfix.patch

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