Re: hware clock left bad after a system failure

From: Petri Kaukasoina
Date: Thu Nov 17 2005 - 10:38:23 EST

On Fri, Nov 18, 2005 at 01:02:15AM +1100, Eyal Lebedinsky wrote:
> On a hunch I did 'date' and the clock was 11h ahead (we actually
> are +11 now). So the problem is during the boot, not during the
> crash. I consider that the boot thinks that I am running a UTC
> hwclock and adjusts for this, when in fact I run a local time
> hwclock.

A wild guess follows. If /usr is on a separate partition from root,
/etc/localtime should be a file copied from /usr/share/zoneinfo/something
and not just a symlink...
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