Re: help with file timestamp
Brian May [firstname.lastname@example.org] wrote:
> >>>>> "Corey" == Corey Popelier <email@example.com> writes:
> Corey> Check the file /etc/default/rcS There is a line in there
> Corey> that says "Set UTC to yes or no". Make sure this is set to
> Corey> no.
> You are thinking of potato. IIRC It is different in slink. This is
Correct. In Hamm, there is not UTC=yes, but there is GMT="-u", which is
really the same thing. I have hard coded GMT="--localtime" in
/etc/init.d/hwclock.sh anyway, so it should not matter.
> >> Hi, I am having some problems here with timestamp. The system
> >> is hamm.
> Might be a kernel issue (seeing date is reporting the correct
> thing). What kernel version are you using?
# uname -r
> Do you have an /etc/localtime?
> Is this file required on hamm? (sorry I can't remember now).
> On mine it is:
>  [snoopy:bam] ~ >ls -l /etc/localtime
> lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 39 May 5 12:16 /etc/localtime -> /usr/share/zoneinfo/Australia/Melbourne
> However, I thought date didn't work properly without this.
Mine looks like this:
lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 36 Jul 20 05:01 /etc/localtime -> /usr/share/zoneinfo/Australia/Sydney
> >> Shao Zhang - Running Debian 2.1 ___ _ _____ Department of
> What?!!? Are you running hamm or slink?
Sorry. That was referring to my personal computer, I am running woody
now. The one I am talking about is our webserver.
Shao Zhang - Running Debian 2.1 ___ _ _____
Department of Communications / __| |_ __ _ ___ |_ / |_ __ _ _ _ __ _
University of New South Wales \__ \ ' \/ _` / _ \ / /| ' \/ _` | ' \/ _` |
Sydney, Australia |___/_||_\__,_\___/ /___|_||_\__,_|_||_\__, |
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org |___/