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Oracle Linux 7 - After Changing TimeZone to MYT CRONTAB Jobs are Still Running in UTC Time (Doc ID 2673843.1)

Last updated on JUNE 04, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A and later
Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 7.0 and later
Linux x86-64


Changed the timezone of linux server to MYT from UTC but still the CRON jobs are executing in UTC timezone.

#timedatectl set-timezone Asia/Kuala_Lumpur
     Local time: Fri 2020-05-22 11:36:04 +08
 Universal time: Fri 2020-05-22 03:36:04 UTC
       RTC time: Fri 2020-05-22 03:36:05
      Time zone: Asia/Kuala_Lumpur (+08, +0800)
    NTP enabled: yes
NTP synchronized: yes
RTC in local TZ: no
     DST active: n/a




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