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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 2.0.6.4.230418 and later
Linux x86-64
Oracle Virtual Server x86-64

Goal

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.

Solution

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In this Document
Goal
Solution
 Installation steps for setVserverTZ.py timezone fix utility
 setVserverTZ.py 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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