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Re: daylight savings time: POSIX vs real world

On 2 May 1997, Rob Browning wrote:

> You need to set GMT="-u" in /etc/init.d/boot (search for the section
> where GMT is already being set), and then you need to reset the
> hardware clock to GMT based on the current system time.  You can do
> that with "clock -au".  That's it.

Much appreciated.  Thank you very much for helping a newbie out =)

> The only drawback is that other OSes like Win95 will have the wrong
> time, but who cares about that :> Note that next time daylight savings

hrrrm.   I care :>  But oh well, its nice to have the correct behavoir
under linux anyhow.


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