Bug 584620 - system time not set on boot
Summary: system time not set on boot
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel
Version: 15
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Kernel Maintainer List
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2010-04-22 04:13 UTC by ritz
Modified: 2012-06-04 14:58 UTC (History)
6 users (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2012-06-04 14:58:36 UTC
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Description ritz 2010-04-22 04:13:47 UTC
Description of problem:
system time is not set from bios as per IST. I have to manually run "hwclock --hctosys" upon boot. I have selected system clock is not set to UTC, from system-config-date, no go.

from dmesg
rtc_cmos 00:05: RTC can wake from S4
rtc_cmos 00:05: rtc core: registered rtc_cmos as rtc0
rtc0: alarms up to one day, 114 bytes nvram, hpet irqs
rtc_cmos 00:05: setting system clock to 2010-04-22 09:03:45 UTC (1271927025)

Comment 1 Bug Zapper 2010-07-30 11:26:15 UTC
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 14 development cycle.
Changing version to '14'.

More information and reason for this action is here:

Comment 2 A. Mani 2011-06-02 02:17:54 UTC
Happens in Fedora 15 as well
I have also selected system clock is set to local (IST)

In boot.log 
Starting Apply System Clock UTC Offset...
Starting Apply Kernel Variables...

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