[mythtv-users] mythtv is an hour off

Ross Campbell ross.campbell at gmail.com
Mon Mar 12 01:44:53 UTC 2007

On 3/11/07, Reza <rezmang at yahoo.com> wrote:
> I think im having a DST issue with mythtv. I updated my timezone data and my
> linux box is reporting the correct time and is using the correct DST
> settings. The problem is that mythtv is off by an hour, its using pre DST
> time. I have tried everything, rebooting, mythfilldatabase --refresh-all,
> etc. Its not taking the new DST time.

I'm going to guess that your machine has an old tzdata file at /etc/localtime

Assuming your timezone datafiles are up to date and you're still
seeing the wrong time, try this:

mv /etc/localtime /etc/localtime.old
ln -s /usr/share/zoneinfo/$YOUR_TIMEZONE /etc/localtime


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