1.8 Clock and Time Zone
In this dialog, select your region and time zone. Both are preselected
according to the selected installation language. To change the
preselected values, either use the map or the drop down lists for
and . When using
the map, point the cursor at the rough direction of your region and
left-click to zoom. Now choose your country or region by left-clicking.
Right-click to return to the world map.
Figure 1-4 Clock and Time Zone
To set up the clock, choose whether the
. If you run another operating system on your machine, such
as Microsoft Windows*, it is likely your system uses local time instead.
If you only run Linux on your machine, set the hardware clock to UTC and
have the switch from standard time to daylight saving time performed
If a network is already configured, the time is automatically synced via
Network Time Protocol (NTP) with the openSUSE time server
(opensuse.pool.ntp.org). Click Section 24.0,
Time Synchronization with NTP, (↑ Reference ) for more information on configuring
the NTP service. When finished, click to
continue the installation.
to either alter
the NTP settings or to set the time. See