Re: Adjust Date & Time.
On 9/16/05, Chris Wakefield <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> I can't get the KDE clock to allow me to adjust the date & time.
> At first I thought it was util-linux package is screwed on my system (wants me
> to unload sysvinit and all kinds of good stuff), but I subsequently did a
> fresh install elsewhere, and I'm getting the same problem there too.
> Any one with ideas?
Seems to me that's the wrong way to handle that.
1. If I want to adjust the date and time, I use ntp/ntpdate. With a
suitable selection of time servers, this sets the clock to the Right
2. If I need to modify my timezone, setting the TZ environment
variable is the appropriate tool...
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