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Posted on 8 years ago by Anthony James Founder/CEOAnthony James Founder/CEO

There are several different ways to manage time in Linux. This quick tip will show you how to quickly change the local time to the correct time zone for the server. In this Linux tip I'll show you how to change the localtime to your (or a) current time zone. Location of the local time file Linux looks at /etc/localtime to determine the current time of your machine. This can either be a symbolic link to the correct time zone or a direct copy of the time zone file.