Re: Day Light Savings Time
- --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, pranam c s <pranam_c_s@...> wrote:
> --- harrenstein <harrypaws@...> wrote:Pranam,
> > In March the trigger date for DST in USA will
> > change.
> > Is there a patch / change / modification available?
> > I am running RedHat 7.3 on many IBM XSeries Servers.
> You can try the following command:
> zdump -v EST5EDT | grep 2007
> This might tell you if your OS has the latest patch or
> EST5EDT Sun Apr 1 06:59:59 2007 UTC = Sun Apr 1
> 01:59:59 2007 EST isdst=0 gmtoff=-18000
> EST5EDT Sun Apr 1 07:00:00 2007 UTC = Sun Apr 1
> 03:00:00 2007 EDT isdst=1 gmtoff=-14400
> EST5EDT Sun Oct 28 05:59:59 2007 UTC = Sun Oct 28
> 01:59:59 2007 EDT isdst=1 gmtoff=-14400
> EST5EDT Sun Oct 28 06:00:00 2007 UTC = Sun Oct 28
> 01:00:00 2007 EST isdst=0 gmtoff=-18000
I find it curious that in trying to help, you have shown us that your
system is not compliant. The new dates are March 11 and November 4.
I checked this on my RHEL 3 & 4 and both show the correct dates.