Post DST changes

V.I.Victor idmc_vivr at
Mon Mar 12 13:47:29 UTC 2007

On Mon, 12 Mar 2007, Mike Tancsa wrote:

> I am seeing some inconsistent and strange results after the DST change this
> weekend.  On all the boxes, it seems setup OK
> ...
> yet different behaviour.  Any idea whats up ?

This is the same thing I asked about yesterday (Daylight Savings Time -- /etc/localtime and what else?) w/o responses

>From what I could tell, virtually every process needed a restart.  sshd, cron, sendmail, et al were running an hour off.  I guess they have a "time ref" based on their original start-up.

After I restarted them all, I ended up doing a reboot anyway -- I wasn't sure if everything had been "caught" and I didn't want a Monday morning surprise.

Today -- all seems OK.

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