The following have been composed by Fixstars staff or associates of the YDL Community and are specific to Yellow Dog Linux. These HOWTOs, in general, refer to installations newer than and including YDL 2.1.
If you are not on-line:
If you are on-line:
/usr/bin/rdate -s time.mit.edu
Your computer clock should properly display the current time after performing this operation. However, rdate does not set the hardware clock inside of your computer.
Once the time has been set in software, you need to set the hardware clock to ensure that Yellow Dog Linux continues to maintain a proper time. To update your hardware clock based upon the new time you set via rdate, run the following:
This HOWTO was written by Kai Staats, Terra Soft Solutions, Inc.arrow_back Back to the general