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Cinnamon clock is stuck

Postby bberndt on Mon Feb 06, 2012 5:21 pm

Is anyone else's clock stuck? Mine will seemingly randomly decide to not move a numbeof hours, and then at some point I'll notice its correct, and then it stays at that time fro another while.

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Re: Cinnamon clock is stuck

Postby dsplayname on Sat Feb 18, 2012 5:01 pm

I'm having this problem too. When I log out, the time is correct. When I go to time and date settings, the time is correct. But on the panel, the time is incorrect and doesn't change.

EDIT- I got mine fixed by changing to a standard date format and de-selecting the box for using network time. Don't know if both are necessary(just the de-selection of network time didn't fix it), or if that's even the right way to fix the problem, but it worked for me(using cinnamon 1.3).
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Re: Cinnamon clock is stuck

Postby bberndt on Wed Mar 14, 2012 3:37 pm

yeah, I think I fixed mine too. I just changed the date format. No idea if its 'standard', I just changed it to one of the pre-made ones from the link that is in the date and time settings dialog box. And then added day of the week to the front of it... didn't mess with the network time settings, that didn't seem to matter.
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Re: Cinnamon clock is stuck

Postby AlbertP on Thu Mar 15, 2012 5:12 am

I think it's related to the network time setting of cinnamon / gnome3. IIRC Gnome 3 had the same issue, showing a very different time unless I was connected to internet.
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Re: Cinnamon clock is stuck

Postby felenskool on Sat Feb 09, 2013 6:41 pm

What happens when you guys use %M instead of %m in the format?
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Re: Cinnamon clock is stuck

Postby AlbertP on Sun Feb 10, 2013 11:13 am

Didn't Cinnamon have %M there by default for the minutes? I have not seen %m in the clock configuration on my Cinnamon systems.
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Re: Cinnamon clock is stuck

Postby floodo1 on Fri Jul 05, 2013 8:37 pm

per the website linked right in Calendar settings: http://www.foragoodstrftime.com/
%m - Month of the year (01..12)
%M - Minute of the hour (00..59)
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