[CentOS] Time Change
thomas at cs.wisc.edu
Thu Nov 1 14:14:02 UTC 2007
"Akemi Yagi" wrote:
>You should update tzdata. The current version is tzdata-2007h-1.
>Then you can check if the time change is correctly set up by running
>/usr/sbin/zdump -v CST6CDT | grep 2007
In addition to:
/usr/sbin/zdump -v /etc/localtime | grep 2007
...which will give you your default timezone. I remember awhile back there
was much weeping and gnashing of teeth because updates to tzdata _didn't_
update /etc/localtime. I would hope they would have fixed that by now. Part
of our configuration engine makes sure that /etc/localtime is up to date with
the appropriate /usr/share/zoneinfo/... file.
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