[arch-general] time setting problem after installing.
jdashiel at panix.com
Thu Jul 7 05:19:47 UTC 2016
ln -s /usr/share/zoneinfo/America/New_York >/etc/localtime<enter>
That's a one time operation and should have been one of your beginning
installation steps. I got many of mine from the beginner's guide which
is longer and more informative.
On Sun, 3 Jul 2016, matthew dyer via arch-general wrote:
> Date: Sun, 3 Jul 2016 16:27:56
> From: matthew dyer via arch-general <arch-general at archlinux.org>
> To: arch-general at archlinux.org
> Cc: matthew dyer <ilovecountrymusic483 at gmail.com>
> Subject: [arch-general] time setting problem after installing.
> 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.
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