kernel log messages using wrong timezone

From: Chris Friesen (
Date: Fri Jan 04 2002 - 15:14:26 EST

How does the kernel figure out how to timestamp the log output? The reason I'm
asking is that we have a system that has /etc/localtime pointing to the
Americas/Montreal timezone, but the log output from the kernel appears to be

Can anyone point me to the right place to deal with this?



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