Linux- How to Disable Daylight Savings Time (DST), and Modify the Timezone on Linux Based Servers
(Doc ID 1931729.1)
Last updated on APRIL 23, 2020
Applies to:Linux OS - Version Enterprise Linux 3.0 to Oracle Linux 7.0 with Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel [3.8.13] [Release RHEL3 to OL7]
Oracle Exadata Storage Server Software - Version 22.214.171.124.2 to 126.96.36.199.1 [Release 11.2 to 12.1]
Oracle Database Appliance - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.2.0.5 to 188.8.131.52 [Release 10.2 to 12.1]
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Many countries do not follow DST changes, and by default they are configured so DST time changes alter their system times and even the DB times.
Using a real world example- list steps to make to remove the DST changes-configuration from a Linux server and databases
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