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@@ -948,6 +948,15 @@ cp -a ${LIVE_ROOTDIR}/usr/share/zoneinfo/UTC ${LIVE_ROOTDIR}/etc/localtime
rm ${LIVE_ROOTDIR}/etc/localtime-copied-from
ln -s /usr/share/zoneinfo/UTC ${LIVE_ROOTDIR}/etc/localtime-copied-from
+# Qt5 expects '/etc/localtime' to be a symlink, but in Slackware this is a
+# real file. This causes Qt5 timezone detection to fail so that "UTC"
+# will be returned always. However if a file '/etc/timezone' exists, Qt5
+# will use that. Until this is fixed (either in Slackware or in Qt5) we
+# add the file and update the 'timeconfig' script accordingly:
+echo "UTC" > ${LIVE_ROOTDIR}/etc/timezone
+sed -i -n "p;s/^\( *\)rm -f localtime$/\1echo \$TZ > timezone/p" \
+ ${LIVE_ROOTDIR}/usr/sbin/timeconfig
# Configure the hardware clock to be interpreted as UTC as well:
cat <<EOT > ${LIVE_ROOTDIR}/etc/hardwareclock
# /etc/hardwareclock