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Old 08-15-2012, 03:44 PM
Default /etc/timezone and /etc/localtime

> Does anyone know why both /etc/timezone and /etc/localtime are required
> for
> systemd? It looks like duplicated data. Also, "man 5 timezone" seems
> to flash
> something for a split second and close, which is also rather strange...

/etc/timezone is not needed really. I just created symlink
(/etc/localtime) and everything works fine.

As I know /etc/timezone still exists for compatibility but there are plans
to drop it.

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