timezone setup not when running in vmware?
Justin R. Knierim
lfs at lfs-matrix.net
Tue Aug 9 09:15:18 PDT 2005
Gerard Beekmans wrote:
> I just fired up the livecd on an actual server i'm preparing for a
> customer and i was asked to specify the timezone, locale, etc. I
> wasn't asked these questions when it ran in VMware. Any idea why?
> Again I haven't at all looked any of the scripts to see how they work
> and why they might skip stuff. Just curious if there is a known reason
> or if it's a bug you guys would like to look into. I can do the
> testing later today to help out if need be.
After looking at the script, the only thing i can see would be that the
script checks if TZ is set. If so, then it assumes that the system
clock is already configured. I am not sure if this is the problem you
are seeing though.
Which cd version and is TZ set?
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