Changing Timezones

Joshua Oreman oremanj at
Mon Aug 11 11:25:53 PDT 2003

On Mon, Aug 11, 2003 at 01:03:49PM -0400 or thereabouts, Dragoncrest wrote:
> Ok, it seems I've found my problem for why my cron jobs are running 4
> hours early.  But I'm unsure how to fix this.  Does anyone know the
> command I need to run to set my timezone back to GMT, or what file do I
> need to remove so that it thinks that it's running on GMT again??

rm /etc/localtime will switch back to GMT.
To change your timezone, make a symlink from /etc/localtime to
/usr/share/zoneinfo/<Region>/<City in TZ>.

-- Josh

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