[arch-general] [arch-dev-public] [signoff] initscripts-2011.04.1-2

Oon-Ee Ng ngoonee.talk at gmail.com
Thu Apr 28 21:01:23 EDT 2011

On Fri, Apr 29, 2011 at 8:43 AM, Heiko Baums <lists at baums-on-web.de> wrote:
> Am Fri, 29 Apr 2011 02:33:57 +0200
> schrieb Tom Gundersen <teg at jklm.no>:
>> * We now strongly discourage the use of HWCLOCK="localtime", as this
>> may lead to several known and unfixable bugs
> This can lead to problems on multi boot systems on which Arch
> Linux is installed parallel to Windows. At least older Windows versions
> can't handle hardware clocks which are set to UTC.
> So if there are issues with HWCLOCK="localtime" these should be fixed
> instead.
> Heiko

I was under the impression that windows versions from Windows XP
onwards had a registry key which enabled them to use UTC time.

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