[Sugar-devel] [Timezone?] Timezone settings
quozl at laptop.org
Thu Aug 20 19:24:56 EDT 2009
On Thu, Aug 20, 2009 at 02:51:43PM -0500, Andr?s Arrieta Perr?ard wrote:
> When you set up the time zone on the settings what exactly does it
Exactly it sets /desktop/sugar/date/timezone in gconf.
> I tried cp /usr/share/zoneinfo/America/Mexico_City /etc/localtime
> /sbin/hwclock --systohc
Sugar only uses this if you have not set the timezone in the Control
Panel. Reference: bin/sugar-session main(). Once you have set the
timezone in the Control Panel, it will use what you have set.
> tried export TZ too
> And they did work, I execute date and have the new right time.
> BUT within sugar the time stays GMT.
> I rebooted and still GMT in Sugar.
Based on your later post, it seems you have a problem with gconf.
> So how does sugar manages time? I know it's easier to change it from
> settings but I need in this case to do it via command line.
If you are preparing an image for others, then you could capture the
filesystem change and use that.
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