[lfs-support] e2fsprogs test failures on version SVN-20120806
bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Fri Aug 17 11:21:14 PDT 2012
Ken Moffat wrote:
> On Fri, Aug 17, 2012 at 10:51:06AM -0500, Bruce Dubbs wrote:
>> On a fresh LFS svn system, I can do
>> $ TZ=EST date;date;date -u
>> Thu Aug 16 23:56:26 EST 2012
>> Fri Aug 17 04:56:26 GMT 2012
>> Fri Aug 17 04:56:51 UTC 2012
>> My understanding is that POSIX ignores leap seconds, and TZ settings
>> does not. The above seems correct to me, but I'm not 100% sure. The
>> above is with a /etc/localtime setting of '/usr/share/zoneinfo/GMT' ->
>> '/etc/localtime'. Without that, the 'date' command reverts to UTC.
> Yes, I suspect that within LFS only the testsuites are going to
> notice. I've opened a thread on -dev.
> I assume you ran that command about 12 hours ago.
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