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  2. JDK-8240291

tzmappings entry missing for Eastern Standard Time_dstoff

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      ADDITIONAL SYSTEM INFORMATION :
      Windows/JRE 8

      A DESCRIPTION OF THE PROBLEM :
      When the timezone is set to Eastern Standard Time_dstoff then TimeZone.getID would return the Id in "GMT-05:00" format and not "Continent/City" format as there are no entries for Eastern Standard Time_dstoff in tzmappings

      STEPS TO FOLLOW TO REPRODUCE THE PROBLEM :
      Set System time zone to Easter Standard Time_dstoff
      Get the the default time zone in java
      Get The zone id for the timezone

      EXPECTED VERSUS ACTUAL BEHAVIOR :
      EXPECTED -
      Id returned is in format "Continent/City"
      ACTUAL -
      Id Returned is in format "GMT-00:00"

      ---------- BEGIN SOURCE ----------
      import java.util.TimeZone;

      public class Main {

          public static void main(String[] args)
          { TimeZone timezone = TimeZone.getTimeZone("America/Cayman");
              System.out.println(timezone.getID());
          }
      }
      ---------- END SOURCE ----------

      FREQUENCY : always


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            Assignee:
            naoto Naoto Sato
            Reporter:
            webbuggrp Webbug Group
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