[mythtv-users] Do time servers have the correct time today?

Boleslaw Ciesielski bolek-mythtv at curl.com
Mon Mar 12 16:15:28 UTC 2007

Brian Wood wrote:
> On Mar 12, 2007, at 10:02 AM, Tom Lichti wrote:
>> Delete /etc/localtime and copy over the correct timezone file to
>> /etc/timezone.
> Actually it's better to use a link. I'll bet he had copied the file  
> and didn't re-copy it after the update. With a link you never have to  
> worry about that.

Symlink is bad if /usr or /usr/share is a separate filesystem. Processes 
that start in the early boot stage (before that filesystem is mounted) 
will get the wrong timezone since they won't be able to read /etc/localtime.


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