why can't i turn off fast_time?

Matthew Seaman m.seaman at infracaninophile.co.uk
Wed Feb 28 07:27:34 UTC 2007

spellberg_robert wrote:
> greetings, all ---
> as long as folks are paying attention to
>   this whole time zone foolishness
>   foisted on us by congress
>   [ as if they don't have --real-- work to do; but, i digress ],
>   it seems to be a good time to inquire about my pet peeve.
> please note:
>   this is the --one-- thing about freebsd
>   that --really--, and i mean --really--, hacks me off.
> i have yet to figure out
>   how to turn off the warm_weather fast_time bug^h^h^hfeature.
> i am outside chicago, so i am six hours earlier than london.

cd /etc
cp /usr/share/zoneinfo/Etc/GMT+6 localtime



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