Time zone change confuses cron

Ladislav Bodnar distro.watch at msa.hinet.net
Mon Mar 28 15:58:20 PST 2005


I've just changed the system time zone from local time to UTC by 
copying /usr/share/zoneinfo/Etc/UTC to /etc/localtime. To my dismay, I 
found that crontab (both /etc/crontab and user-level crontab) completely 
ignores the change and continues executing scripts according to the old 

What am I doing wrong?

Thanks a lot for your help :-)

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