In response to John Nielsen <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>: > On Friday 02 February 2007 17:35, Dan Nelson wrote: > > In the last episode (Feb 02), Robert Fitzpatrick said: [snip] > > Upgrading to 5.5 or 6.2 will get you the new tables as a side-effect of > > the upgrade :) If you don't want to upgrade, just install the > > misc/zoneinfo port and rerun tzsetup. > > The last bit (rerunning tzsetup(8)) is good advice for anyone who hasn't run > it in a while. Upgrading from earlier versions of FreeBSD will install the > new tzdata files but it will not touch /etc/localtime.
Is there a good reason why FreeBSD copies the file instead of making a symlink? Doesn't seem like the best idea to me. -- Bill Moran Collaborative Fusion Inc. _______________________________________________ email@example.com mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"