KDE clock settings

Bill Davidsen davidsen at tmr.com
Fri Sep 11 12:41:55 UTC 2009

Ed Greshko wrote:
> Bill Davidsen wrote:
>> Patrick O'Callaghan wrote:
>>> On Mon, 2009-08-31 at 20:36 -0400, Robert L Cochran wrote:
>>>> So, when you installed Fedora, did you carefully uncheck that little
>>>> box that says "System Clock uses UTC"? Windows does not really
>>>> understand UTC or handle it very well. The solution is to go to the
>>>> System --> Administration --> Date and Time application, click the
>>>> Time Zone
>>>> tab, uncheck the Clock Uses UTC box, click OK, reboot the machine,
>>>> go into your BIOS and set the hardware clock correctly if need be. That
>>>> should fix things.
>>> Anyone know how to accomplish this under KDE? The "Clock uses UTC" box
>>> doesn't seem to exist in the KDE universe (under System Settings->Date
>>> and Time.)
>> The little box is in the install dialog.
> So, is your solution that a reinstall should be done to fix this
> problem?  :-)
He couldn't find it, I told him where it was. He may make whatever use of the 
information seems appropriate. Now he knows where to find it. I don't care if he 
runs his clock in metric hexadecimal mode.

Bill Davidsen <davidsen at tmr.com>
   "We have more to fear from the bungling of the incompetent than from
the machinations of the wicked."  - from Slashdot

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