Fix Ubuntu Clock Randomly Changing

I noticed that whenever I went back and forth between my Windows 8 partition and my Ubuntu install, my clock would get all messed up. I thought it was because the time in my BIOS was lagging behind (like, a lot). It turns out that there’s a conflict since Linux systems store the time as UTC while Windows does something else.

The fix was pretty quick and easy:
You’ll want to make Linux use ‘Local’ time:

sudo nano /etc/default/rcS

Add or change the following section

# Set UTC=yes if your hardware clock is set to UTC (GMT) UTC=no

Source:

https://help.ubuntu.com/community/UbuntuTime

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