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Old 12-02-2006, 12:15 AM   #1
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how to change and view time settings?


Hi

i was trying to install mysql

./configure --prefix=/usr/local/mysql --without-server --enable-shared=yes --with-readline
checking build system type... i686-pc-linux-gnu
checking host system type... i686-pc-linux-gnu
checking target system type... i686-pc-linux-gnu
checking for a BSD-compatible install... /usr/bin/ginstall -c
checking whether build environment is sane... configure: error: newly created file is older than distributed files!
Check your system clock

got this above error.


how can I check my timeand date settings and correct it?

Thank you
 
Old 12-02-2006, 12:32 AM   #2
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See 'man date'
 
Old 12-02-2006, 01:33 AM   #3
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my date is quite wrong it says

root@webserver:~# date
Mon Jan 7 03:16:10 FJT 2002

how can I fix it.I cant do it myself.


thanks
 
Old 12-02-2006, 08:29 AM   #4
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date 120215282006
would set the time correctly at the moment in midEurope
the command has to be executed as root
date MonMonDayDayHourHourMinMinYEAR

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