setting year to 2094 casuing Error.

Ranga Reddy M - CTD ,Chennai. (
Tue, 15 Jul 2003 11:25:28 +0530


Iam working on linux system with Redhat -8.0.

I have set the system time from BIOS to 17/03/2094.After setting this
,booted with linux O.S.

Now its showing system date as year=1994.I did not get how this happend.

Can any one tell me about this???

Thanks in advance

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