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Re: Hardware clock, and getting it set to UTC?

On Mon, Mar 01, 2004 at 12:13:02PM -0700, s. keeling wrote:
> Incoming from stan:
> > I'm building a MythTV machine from KnoppMYTH. Somehow I have wound up with
> > the machine knowing what time zone I live in EST, but the hardware clock
> > also being set to the current time in this timezone, rather than being set
> > to UTC.
>    date -s '+Sat Jul 28 14:23:25 UTC 2001'
>    hwclock --systohc
> And see what's in /etc/default/rcS

That machine is powered down at the moment, but looking at another Debian
machine here at work, this all makes sense. I never new about the
/etc/default/rcS before. You live, and learn.

Thanks, again.

"They that would give up essential liberty for temporary safety deserve
neither liberty nor safety."
						-- Benjamin Franklin

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