[rt-users] Timezone and FreeBSD

Agent Drek drek at smashpow.net
Thu Nov 15 23:23:36 EST 2001

On Thu, 15 Nov 2001, Rob Mitzel wrote:

> Date: Thu, 15 Nov 2001 17:53:21 -0800
> From: Rob Mitzel <rmitzel at peer1.net>
> To: rt-users at lists.fsck.com
> Subject: [rt-users] Timezone and FreeBSD
> Hi everyone,
> You know, I've been having a problem ever since I first fired up RT, on
> about 3 different FreeBSD systems.  No matter what I do, the timezone in RT
> always shows up as GMT.  In config.pm, I've tried every possible combination
> of entries for the time zone.
> I'm running FreeBSD 4.4-STABLE.  Any ideas, anyone?  This is making me look
> quite stupid to my bosses that I can't figure this out. :(
> Thanks in advance!
> -Rob.

assuming that you want EST this will make fbsd happy:

$Timezone =  'EST5EDT';

see /usr/share/zoneinfo for others.


   Derek Marshall
Smash and Pow Inc > 'digital plumber'

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