[arch-general] time setting problem after installing.

Kenneth B. Jensen kennethjensenb at gmail.com
Sun Jul 3 20:39:20 UTC 2016

On 07/03/2016 03:27 PM, matthew dyer via arch-general wrote:
> Hi all,
> I just installed arch into a vertual machine dfor now as I do not have
> a bare boons system to install to at the moment.  Any way  I have a
> problem whare  my system thinks I am in lundon uk and not in the us. 
> I have tried running NTPD-QG but I am told that the command not
> found.  I want the clock to show the correct local time and not have
> it showing  4 hours ahead of it self.  Any ideas on how to fix this. 
> I want to show it in .profile, but it just creates a new file instead
> of using the exhisting file.  How can I change my time to the corect
> local time?  Thanks.
> Matthew
Hi Matthew,
    Did you set the timezone correctly? If so, is your virtual machine
using your machine's time as UTC? If it is, then make sure that you set
your timezone as UTC.

Kenneth Jensen

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