We have a Solaris on x86 running our Secondary Mail Server in India. Currently the TimeZone is set as GMT+5. However we need to set the TimeZone corresponding to India (Asia/Calcutta, or GMT+ 5.30 hrs). How can we set the same?
The OS is SunOS 5.8 Generic_108529-01 i86pc i386 i86pc.
It's a simple two step procedure.
- Edit /etc/default/init to TZ=Asia/Calcutta.
- Reboot the box.
Dig Deeper on Introduction to Linux system administration
Related Q&A from Kenneth Milberg
Unix-to-Linux migration expert Ken Milberg describes how virtualization, support, clustering and more fit into the migration of an IT infrastructure ...continue reading
A reader new to Linux wonders about which distribution is recommended for installing Nagios and what Nahant and Tikanga mean.continue reading
Documentation for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 covering checking system performance, tuning, kernel configuration and extending the file system exists ...continue reading
Have a question for an expert?
Please add a title for your question
Get answers from a TechTarget expert on whatever's puzzling you.