Time needs to reflect Systemd settings
Systemd uses /etc/adjtime to handle the hardware clock and system time. Time wiki needs to reflect this since the HARDWARECLOCK variable no longer exists in /etc/rc.conf. Relevant information must come from upstream sources to ensure accuracy
- Sure, the article is marked as out of date for that reason. Please update it if you have time: Rc.conf#New_configuration_file. -- Karol (talk) 13:32, 10 October 2012 (UTC)
Using UTC in Windows can cause some problems
There's a fair amount of evidence to show that when you run Windows with UTC time, things get hairy:
Most people shouldn't get touched by this, but I know plenty of times I've been bugged (namely, every single debugger reads the BIOS clock and attempts to not de-botch itself) when using Windows with UTC time. In my experience, Windows 8 also will force BIOS time into being Un-DST adjusted Localtime. Dangerous!