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Old 11-19-2012, 03:32 AM   #1
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How to set user specific Time Zone in RHEL


Hi,

Is this possible to set the User Specific TimeZOne in Linux.

i.e.

User 1 when login he should et timezone of IST
User 2 when login he should et timezone of CET

Please suggest.


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Old 11-19-2012, 04:36 AM   #2
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Export TZ value from users own shell profile file(s).
 
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If that's a bit bare,
1. Find the correct name of your zones with the "tzselect" command
2. Create a ~/.profile for each user.
3. Write
TZ="Asia/Calcutta"; export TZ
(or whatever the zone name is) to that file.

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