Summary: time problem

From: Juergen Rothenanger (
Date: Mon Aug 17 1998 - 09:06:24 CDT

The original message:

>Hi Sun gurus,
>I have a display problem with anonymous ftp and timestamp.
>A direct ls -l shows me the following:
>drwxrwxrwx 2 root daemon 512 Aug 16 09:15 071_001
>The same entry with the dir command with ftp access shows
>the following:
>drwxrwxrwx 2 0 1 512 Aug 16 07:15 071_001
>As you can see, I have a time difference of two hours. I think
>that the ftp daemon shows me the time in GMT, the ls -l
>command shows me the time in our local timezone MET DST.
>How can I force it, that the ftp daemon shows also the
>timestamp in MET DST.
>The system is a Ultra 3000, Solaris 2.5.1 with Patchlevel

I've got two answers from Casper Dik and Tim Pointing to set
the timezone variable, but in fact it was a library mismatch, so
a reinstalling of the anonymous ftp service solved the problem.

Again many thanks especially to Casper Dik.


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