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How to change your server time to IST (Indian Standard Time)

If you need to change your server clock to another timezone, you can do so by modifying the /etc/localtime file:

# mv /etc/localtime /etc/localtime.bak

# ln -s /usr/share/zoneinfo/Asia/Calcutta /etc/localtime

# date

Thurs April 16 09:54:56 IST 2011

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April 16, 2011 Posted by | Tips & Tricks, Unix/Linux | , | 2 Comments