[mythtv] DataDirect Timezone Problems

David Shay david at shay.net
Sun Apr 18 21:04:31 EDT 2004

On Sunday 18 April 2004 02:39 pm, Joel Feenstra wrote:
> The new datadirect code seems to give all my programs the wrong offset/no
> offset. Every program is off by 5 hours. I've tried changing the timezone
> offset in the backend setup (I tried auto, none, and -5), but it had no
> effect. Is this not functioning yet? Or am I missing something?
This code is dependent upon your timezone in the operating system being 
established properly.  That is probably the problem.  In some linuxes, this 
is /etc/localtime.  This should be a symbolic link to a timezone file.  (This 
is a gentoo example...)

More information about the mythtv-dev mailing list