[lfs-book] [LFS Trac] #3692: Remove assertion that UTC is same as GMT

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Wed Oct 15 04:37:51 PDT 2014


#3692: Remove assertion that UTC is same as GMT
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 Reporter:  niinai   |      Owner:  lfs-book@…
     Type:  task     |     Status:  new
 Priority:  normal   |  Milestone:  7.7
Component:  Book     |    Version:  SVN
 Severity:  trivial  |   Keywords:
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 In chapter05/tcl.xml of the lfs-book, an assertion is made; "Coordinated
 Universal Time (UTC), also known as Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)" which is
 wrong. I suggest we remove that from the book.

 Index: tcl.xml
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 --- tcl.xml     (revision 10777)
 +++ tcl.xml     (working copy)
 @@ -67,7 +67,7 @@
      conditions that are not fully understood. Therefore, test suite
 failures
      here are not surprising, and are not considered critical. The
      <parameter>TZ=UTC</parameter> parameter sets the time zone to
 Coordinated
 -    Universal Time (UTC), also known as Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), but
 only
 +    Universal Time (UTC), but only
      for the duration of the test suite run. This ensures that the clock
 tests
      are exercised correctly. Details on the <envar>TZ</envar> environment
      variable are provided in <xref linkend="chapter-
 bootscripts"/>.</para>

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