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Re: Mac RTC, was Re: 2.6.37 and other things.



On Wed, Mar 02, 2011 at 02:31:48AM +1100, Finn Thain wrote:

> At present, if MacOS is not in use, you can just use UTC. Whereas, the 
> kernel would have to store the timezone in PRAM when it wrote to the RTC 
> if were to depend on a valid timezone there. And I'm not sure that the 
> kernel even knows what timezone it is in (?)

it does not.. reason for a few mind boggling hacks in kernel-ntp code.


Richard

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