Support for time-zones and their rules.
Daylight Saving Time and Time-Zones are concepts used by Governments to alter local time. This package provides support for time-zones, their rules and the resulting gaps and overlaps in the local time-line typically caused by Daylight Saving Time.
Unless otherwise noted, passing a null argument to a constructor or method in any class or interface
in this package will cause a
NullPointerException to be thrown.
The Javadoc "@param" definition is used to summarise the null-behavior.
NullPointerException" is not explicitly documented in each method.
|ZoneOffsetTransition||A transition between two offsets caused by a discontinuity in the local time-line.|
|ZoneOffsetTransitionRule||A rule expressing how to create a transition.|
|ZoneRules||The rules defining how the zone offset varies for a single time-zone.|
|ZoneOffsetTransitionRule.TimeDefinition||A definition of the way a local time can be converted to the actual transition date-time.|
|ZoneRulesException||Thrown to indicate a problem with time-zone configuration.|