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Old 12-16-2002, 03:51 AM   #1
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Change RH system

How to change the RH system time ? if I change the time backward , will it affect the process of the db? thx.
Old 12-16-2002, 01:02 PM   #2
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date :

-s, --set=STRING
set time described by STRING

so you would :

date -s "Mon Dec 16 14:01:08 EST 2002"

And change the bits you need.

Old 12-16-2002, 01:09 PM   #3
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i have a script - cron invokes it daily and keep me synced :-D

[root@linux sbin]# more settime
#! /bin/sh
/usr/bin/rdate -s
/sbin/hwclock --systohc


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