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server-administration:change-timezone [2010-08-23 12:15:08]
garrett.plasky created
server-administration:change-timezone [2011-07-01 12:14:38] (current)
garrett.plasky Approved
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 To set the timezone in Linux, update /​etc/​localtime with the appropriate timezone file from /​usr/​share/​zoneinfo. Example: To set the timezone in Linux, update /​etc/​localtime with the appropriate timezone file from /​usr/​share/​zoneinfo. Example:
  
-<code console>rm -f /​etc/​localtime +<sxh shell>rm -f /​etc/​localtime 
-ln -sf /​usr/​share/​zoneinfo/​America/​Los_Angeles /​etc/​localtime +ln -sf /​usr/​share/​zoneinfo/​America/​Los_Angeles /​etc/​localtime</​sxh>
-</code>+
  
 This would set your time zone to PST/PDT (Pacific Time) because that is the time zone Los Angles is located in. This would set your time zone to PST/PDT (Pacific Time) because that is the time zone Los Angles is located in.
  
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