VirtualBox 1.5 work well with FreeBSD 6.2

Recent VirtualBox (version 1.5) work well with FreeBSD 6.2

  • Windows XP SP2 as host
  • Smooth installation
  • 2 GB HD
  • 2 Ethernet card ( dhcp work well and internal too)

Great release, will try this Vbox version for PCBSD 1.4RC 🙂

 

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date.timezone in php.ini for php5

My last post about glitch in time related function for php5 I use a function date_default_timezone_set

For global setting as always use date.timezone in php.ini

just change from :

;date.timezone =Asia/Jakarta

uncomment it first by remove semicolon mark into this :

date.timezone =Asia/Jakarta

save php.ini files and restart apache

try view using phpinfo()

you’re done 🙂

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date_default_timezone_set for php5 date() fixation

Recent upgrade to php5 in appserv make me confuse when my friend ask me about this code :

print date(‘d-M-Y H:i:s’);

hour isn’t accurate

after googling I found about date_default_timezone_set

for full list of supported zone time see this link

http://www.php.net/manual/en/timezones.php

edit  the code into

date_default_timezone_set( "Asia/Jakarta" );

// date.timezone = "timezone_here"

print date(‘d-M-Y H:i:s’);

work well 🙂

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Options in FreeBSD ports

some useful options :

  • make config
  • make showconfig
  • make rmconfig

make rmconfig will remove old options saved.

If not work try to clean first 🙂

Also useful switch in portupgrade :

  • portupgrade -aFrR (will download all required file without install)
  • -i, need your decision.
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