Bug 56046 - Bad time zone for Europe/Prague set by Date&Time
Summary: Bad time zone for Europe/Prague set by Date&Time
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Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: kdebase   
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Version: 7.2
Hardware: i586
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Petr Rockai
QA Contact: Ben Levenson
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Reported: 2001-11-11 21:33 UTC by Michal Vymazal
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:38 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-02-15 14:42:35 UTC
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Description Michal Vymazal 2001-11-11 21:33:44 UTC
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Description of problem:
The Date&Time utility (in the KDE Panel) sets bad time zone for
Europe/Prague. It sets the UTC time zone. For example, for Europe/Budapest
it sets the CET time zone, which is correct. This utility also can't set
the MET time zone directly.

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Slect the Date&Time utility from the KDE panel and set time zone for
Europe/Prague. It sets a UTC time zone for this location.
2. When you type (from console) the command ntpdate ntp.volny.cz, you will
obtain time with one hour less. For example, for Europe/Budapest, the time
zone is set to CET and ntpdate returns correct time for this location.
Budapest have the same time zone as Prague.

Actual Results:  ntpdate returns time with one hour less for time zone

Expected Results:  1. Correct time zone for Europe/Prague
2. Possibility to set the time zone directly (means MET, CET etc.)

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Comment 1 Petr Rockai 2005-02-15 14:42:35 UTC
Fixed in fedora core 3 (probably also earlier releases). 

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