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

Marco Nelissen marcone at xs4all.nl
Tue Mar 13 14:25:26 UTC 2007

>On 3/12/07, Marco Nelissen <marcone at xs4all.nl> wrote:
>> >> I have a Gentoo machine. I emerged timezone-data, but zdump still
>> >> shows it thinks DST doesn't start until April:
>> >
>> >Delete /etc/localtime and copy over the correct timezone file to
>> >/etc/timezone.
>> That did the trick as far as linux is concerned, however now mythtv
>> itself is off by one hour. It didn't start recording '24' on time
>> today, and when I started the recording manually, mythtv thought it
>> was recording the 10 o' clock news (which is on after 24). All upcoming
>> recordings are off by one hour as well (e.g. it thinks it needs to
>> record 'Lost' at 9pm, rather than at 10pm when it's actually on).
>> Running 'mythfilldatabase', as suggested in another thread, did not
>> solve the problem.
>try stopping and restarting mythbackend
>/etc/init.d/mythbackend restart

I should've mentioned: after updating /etc/localtime, I rebooted the

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