Timezone problem

fred fred at fullmetalpacket.com
Sun Mar 23 20:16:53 PDT 2008

Yes, I have applied this patch:


I have also installed this port:


Which installs :


And I have obviously ran tzsetup, rebooted, but the problem persists.

Thanks for help


-----Original Message-----
From: owner-freebsd-questions at freebsd.org
[mailto:owner-freebsd-questions at freebsd.org] On Behalf Of Jonathan Chen
Sent: 23 mars 2008 20:57
To: fred
Cc: freebsd-questions at freebsd.org
Subject: Re: Timezone problem

On Sun, Mar 23, 2008 at 04:05:39PM -0400, fred wrote:

> The value of "timezone" should be "14400" which is the difference between
> timezone (EDT) and UTC in seconds. This problem only appeared when we went
> from EST to EDT (daylight saving time) on march 9th. Anyone knows why I am
> getting "134513672" ?

The obvious question is:

    Have you updated your system for latest daylight savings changes?

Jonathan Chen <jonc at chen.org.nz>
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