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Re: [SLUG] daylight saving
- To: Rick Welykochy <rick@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [SLUG] daylight saving
- From: John Ferlito <johnf@xxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Mon Aug 28 23:32:10 2000
- Cc: Danny Yee <danny@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>, slug@xxxxxxxxxxx
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On Mon, Aug 28, 2000 at 11:07:46PM +1100, Rick Welykochy wrote:
> Danny Yee wrote:
> > Can anyone confirm that current Linux distributions understand our about
> > to happen daylight saving change?
> Worked like a treat!
> Smooth changeover at 2:00am ... and I didn't think it would work :^)
> rick@golly rick]$ zdump -v Australia/Sydney | fgrep 2000
> Australia/Sydney Sat Mar 25 15:59:59 2000 UTC = Sun Mar 26 02:59:59 2000 EST isdst=1 gmtoff=39600
> Australia/Sydney Sat Mar 25 16:00:00 2000 UTC = Sun Mar 26 02:00:00 2000 EST isdst=0 gmtoff=36000
> Australia/Sydney Sat Aug 26 15:59:59 2000 UTC = Sun Aug 27 01:59:59 2000 EST isdst=0 gmtoff=36000
> Australia/Sydney Sat Aug 26 16:00:00 2000 UTC = Sun Aug 27 03:00:00 2000 EST isdst=1 gmtoff=39600
What actually does the time changing, is it a kernel thing cronjob? And does it actually log anything anywhere?
The time changed fine on ll my machines but there really isn't a record of it anywhere.
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