Set system time in Solaris

Posted September 2, 2003 by Quinn McHenry in Solaris

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Example commands used to set the system time in Solaris.

To set the time to 5:43:15 PM (17:43:15), run this command as superuser:

date 1743.15

To set the time to 9:05 AM:

date 0905


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Quinn was one of the original co-founders of Tech-Recipes. He is currently crafting iOS applications as a senior developer at Small Planet Digital in Brooklyn, New York.
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