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Re: corrupt date and time in log viewer

From: Andy Levy <andy.levy_at_gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 12 Jun 2008 08:29:24 -0400

On Thu, Jun 12, 2008 at 8:26 AM, Tsahi Asher <tsahi_75_at_yahoo.com> wrote:
>
>
> ----- Original Message ----
>> From: Andy Levy <andy.levy_at_gmail.com>
>> To: users_at_tortoisesvn.tigris.org
>> Sent: Thursday, June 12, 2008 2:21:06 PM
>> Subject: Re: corrupt date and time in log viewer
>>
>> On Thu, Jun 12, 2008 at 7:05 AM, Tsahi Asher wrote:
>> > hi,
>> > in the last three months or so, all dates in the log viewer entries are
>> corrupt. this happens for commits made by all users of the repository, for
>> different projects (=root folders) and their sub folders and files. instead of
>> seeing the date, i see gibberish on the entry line. for example, the last
>> readable date is March 27th. all later entries don't have a readable date.
>> however, some earlier entries have only the time part corrupt, and the date part
>> readable. yet other entries, in the beginning of the log, have all the date and
>> time corrupt again, although they weren't when we committed them, i.e. they
>> became corrupt recently, even though they were committed months ago.
>> >
>> > it might be useful to know that our system locale is Hebrew/Israel, so the
>> names of the days and months are in hebrew, where they can be read.
>> >
>> > all clients run Windows XP Pro (32bit), and SVN runs on another server running
>> Windows Server 2003 (64bit). some of the clients connect to the server through
>> VPN (through another server that actually makes the connection), but one client
>> is on the same network as the server. another client, also on the same network
>> as the server is, doesn't experience the problem.
>>
>> Have you recently installed XP SP3?
>>
>> See this thread:
>> http://tortoisesvn.tigris.org/servlets/BrowseList?list=users&by=thread&from=653619
>>
>
> yes we have. the one client that doesn't have this problem runs on Vista. most XP machines were installed from an image created from one machine, but the XP client that's on the same network as the SVN server wasn't, and they all have the same problem.
>
> i just tried to change the time zone from Jerusalem to Minsk (also GMT+0200 as Jerusalem) and the problem vanished. this may work as a work around, but is there a permanent fix for this?

Read "yahsa"'s last reply in that thread. The timezone info for
Jerusalem is corrupt and needs to be corrected. It's a Windows
problem, not TSVN.

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