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Re: [SLE] Clock and 9.1
  • From: Ken Schneider <suse-list@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 16 Jun 2005 23:09:37 -0400
  • Message-id: <1118977777.19512.24.camel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Thu, 2005-06-16 at 20:34 -0400, Steven Pasternak wrote:
> Hi! I use 9.1 and the stupid clock won't use normal local time, no
> matter how many times I tell it to use Local Time, it is still using
> UTC. Right now it is 8:31 PM where I live, but the clock says that it
> is 20:31. Am I doing something wrong, or is it a bug? If it is a bug, is
> it fixed in 9.3, because I ordered a copy and am waiting for it to
> arive. Thanks!
> -Steven
In the USA 20:31 is military time for 8:31PM, they are both the same
time but shown in different formats. Configure the clock for the format
you want.

Ken Schneider
UNIX since 1989, linux since 1994, SuSE since 1998

"The day Microsoft makes something that doesn't suck is probably
the day they start making vacuum cleaners." -Ernst Jan Plugge

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