Re: Correct: System Thinks Hardware Clock is UTC
- Date: Fri, 18 May 2018 20:59:25 -0500
- From: David Wright <deblis@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Correct: System Thinks Hardware Clock is UTC
On Fri 18 May 2018 at 17:13:07 (-0700), Patrick Bartek wrote:
> Okay, it's my fault: I admit it. During the Base Only, Terminal-only
> install of Stretch, I clicked UTC instead of Local for the hardware
> clock time. Honestly, I thought the clock was set to UTC. Haven't
> installed any other OS on this system since Wheezy 5 years ago. So, now
> system time on Stretch is 7 hours earlier than it should be --
> difference between my time zone and Greenwich.
You could reboot and set the hardware clock in the CMOS/BIOS
to UTC time (coming up to 02:00 Saturday as I send this).