[Gllug] Help ! Problem after installing RedHat Linux9.0

Andrew Halliwell ah at gnd.com
Thu Feb 12 10:55:30 UTC 2004

And verily, didst Tethys announce to the hordes:
> "gaurav verma" writes:
> >I have tried it. But nothing happens. My hardware clock is not working 
> >.Somebody told me this can be the reason. But I don't know how to correct 
> >this.
> It's unlikely to be the cause. What do you mean by "not working"? Not
> having the correct time, or something else. If it's the former, then
> boot with "init=/bin/sh" as a kernel parameter, set the correct time
> with "date 021116212004" (for example), and then "hwclock --systohc".

Personally, I always use hwclock --set --date="2/12/2004 10:55:00"
hwclock --hctosys
Easier (even if it's american) format to follow.

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