[CentOS] Does "yum update tzdata" update /etc/localtime?

Jorge Fábregas jorge.fabregas at gmail.com
Mon Nov 15 11:39:54 UTC 2010

On Monday 15 November 2010 00:13:53 Jobst Schmalenbach wrote:
> Does "yum update tzdata" update /etc/localtime or does this need
> to be done manually?

No, it doesn't.  It is created by Anaconda during install.  

> [this is part of the hwclock problem, a guy from sage-au has given me a
> hint]

I mentioned this file on your other thread last night but afterwards I thought 
you had it right since the output for your date commands contained "EST" which 
is correct for your timezone.


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