With the test code below, proper time zone is not set in the calendar returned by parse.
With this test code, output is -
This ticket is for pattern 'z' and 'zzzz'. Because we want to isolate this issue from other parsing issue discussed in #5893, I created this ticket.
will tackle bigger problems after 3.8.
The change sets associated with this ticket http://bugs.icu-project.org/trac/search?q=%22ticket:5895:%22&noquickjump=1&changeset=on do not contain all the fixes. The rest of work was done as a part of #5990.