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Exalogic: How To Check And Reset /etc/localtime As Softlink On Guest/Control vServers (Doc ID 2958382.1)

Last updated on JULY 03, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud Software - Version and later
Linux x86-64
Oracle Virtual Server x86-64


This document provides a command line utility to check and reset /etc/localtime as a softlink to a desired timezone in a Control vServer or a Guest vServer.

The utility is an extension to the existing Exapatch tool expected on the Exalogic Rack.

The procedure documented here can be used to fix a single vServer or multiple vservers in a single ExaPatch command.


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In this Document
 Installation steps for timezone fix utility utility usage options
 Usage Scenarios
 Control VMs
 Guest VMs
 Setting timezone for Control VMs and Guest vServers together in one go

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