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Date:      Sat, 19 Jul 1997 14:22:58 -0500 (CDT)
From:      "Jay D. Nelson" <>
To:        Jamie Rishaw <>
Cc:        freebsd-questions@FreeBSD.ORG
Subject:   Re: timezone
Message-ID:  <>
In-Reply-To: <>

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Use tzsetup if your machine is on UTC time. Otherwise, I belive you need
to link /etc/localtime -> /usr/share/timezone/* (whatever is appropriate.)

-- Jay

On Sat, 19 Jul 1997, Jamie Rishaw wrote:

->This is a really dumb question, but I know it's probably an FAQ.
->How do you change the time zone on a machine?  I had a disk die on a server
->last week.. I brought up a new system, and am synching time via NTP.. the
->problem is, it's 5 hours off.. (exactly 5 hours off) ;)  I think the GMT
->offset is hosed..  where can I look to fix this?
->Thanks ;)
->jamie g.k. rishaw  dal/efnet:gavroche          Internet Access Group
->'whois JGR2' for PGP keyID/Fingerprint __      Network Operations/TSD
->DID:216.902.5455 FAX:216.623.3566      \/         800.637.4IAGx5455
->      "The machine's fine. It just doesn't work."

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