date/time trouble - PST came too early
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Wed Nov 7 14:40:28 PST 2007
> > From: Vivek Khera <khera at kcilink.com>
> > Date: Wed, 7 Nov 2007 15:09:35 -0500
> > Sender: owner-freebsd-stable at freebsd.org
> > On Nov 5, 2007, at 8:58 PM, Chris H. wrote:
> > > Ahh... I'm guessing that you missed the following post in this
> > > thread titled
> > > "date/time trouble - PST came too early [fixed]" posted 11-02.
> > >
> > > LI Xin offered the following solution, which solved my dilemma:
> > No, I saw that... but like I said, most of us did this last year when
> > the new DST rules went into effect. Did you not notice it last year?
> OK. This is twice you've said it and you are wrong. This is the FIRST
> year of the new US DST dates. Last year DST ended on October as it has
> for many years.
> From H.R. 6, Energy Policy Act of 2005, SEC. 110. DAYLIGHT SAVINGS:
> "Effective Date- Subsection (a) shall take effect 1 year after the date
> of enactment of this Act or March 1, 2007, whichever is later."
I think what he meant to say is that we all fixed it last year,
even though it didn't go into effect until THIS year. I updated my
systems as soon as the "zoneinfo" port was updated.
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