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Old 09-16-2002, 07:29 PM   #1
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time zone


with slack, how can one configure the default time zone?
 
Old 09-16-2002, 09:07 PM   #2
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setting the localtime is done with a link in /etc

david@slacker:~$ ls -l /etc/localtime
lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 30 Sep 6 16:25 /etc/localtime -> /usr/share/zoneinfo/US/Central


just adjust the link to the proper timezone
 
Old 09-16-2002, 09:11 PM   #3
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I think setting the time with the date command should update the system after changing it, but that's just a theory.
 
Old 09-17-2002, 09:25 AM   #4
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You can also run timeconfig as root, its part of the installer that helps you setup your time zone
HTH
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Old 09-17-2002, 03:41 PM   #5
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ah, very good, thanks
 
  


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