timezone setup not when running in vmware?

Jeremy Huntwork jhuntwork at linuxfromscratch.org
Tue Aug 9 11:05:08 PDT 2005


On Tue, Aug 09, 2005 at 12:02:36PM -0600, Gerard Beekmans wrote:
> Justin R. Knierim wrote:
> >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?
> 
> version 6.1-2 and TZ isn't set unless the livecd itself sets TZ but why 
> would that be different depending on what machine you boot from?

I'm not sure how it could, but is it possible for vmware to specify that?
That's the only thing I could think of. If you're manually running the CD
on any variety of machines, you should always see the prompts.

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JH



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