Bug 30367 - xferlog/syslog records with timestamps in UTC instead of local timezone
xferlog/syslog records with timestamps in UTC instead of local timezone
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: anonftp (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Thomas Woerner
David Lawrence
: 33573 (view as bug list)
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Reported: 2001-03-02 15:10 EST by Andrei Ivanov
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:31 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-08-13 05:25:04 EDT
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Description Andrei Ivanov 2001-03-02 15:10:36 EST
All transfers logged to /var/log/xferlog or syslog are UTC timestamped
(instead of local timezone). This is because in chroot'ed environment
there is no information about timezone in use.

Workaround: put copy of the /etc/localtime zoneinfo file into /home/ftp/etc
directory (may be accomplished by postinstall script in RPM package?)
Comment 1 Bernhard Rosenkraenzer 2001-08-22 08:11:14 EDT
*** Bug 33573 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 2 Matt Selsky 2002-02-07 00:36:07 EST
The same problem occurs with ls output in rh7.2 (wu-ftpd-2.6.1-20).  I was able
to workaround this by copying /etc/localtime into the chroot()'ed environment.
Comment 3 Thomas Woerner 2004-08-13 05:25:04 EDT
Please verify this with a newer version of Red Hat Enterprise Linux or Fedora
Core and reopen it against the new version if it still occurs.

Closing as "not a bug" for now.

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