Timezone setting

Mark Fraser mfraz74+ubuntu at gmail.com
Tue Jun 5 13:50:38 UTC 2012

On Monday 04 Jun 2012 13:28:28 Steve Riley wrote:
> On 2012-06-04 19:19:26 Mark Fraser <mfraz74+ubuntu at gmail.com> wrote:
> > This may be a stupid question, but what is the difference between the Time
> > Zone setting as found in "Adjust Date & Time" and the one in "Digital
> > Clock
> > setting" as they don't seem to be linked together?
> From playing around with the settings, here's what I've determined...
> The one in "Adjust Date & Time" lets you indicate which time zone your
> computer is in.
> The "Time Zone" page in "Digital Clock Settings" lists all time zones. The
> ones you select will then populate the "Clock defaults to" dropdown. This
> dropdown allows you to indicate which time zone you wish the clock to
> display. The value "Local" means the time zone chosen in "Adjust Date &
> Time."

Hi Steve,
That sounds logical, think it should be made a bit clearer though. I had set 
my timezone in both places and when I hovered over the clock, I saw my 
timezone duplicated.

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