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Solaris OS: Where Is the Default Timezone Set and How Can It Be Changed? (Doc ID 1011541.1)

Last updated on JUNE 13, 2023

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 8 and later
All Platforms


In Solaris Operating System (OS), where is the default timezone set, and how can it be changed?


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In this Document
 Solaris[TM] 11 OS and above
Solaris[TM] 10 OS and below
A list of valid timezone/localtime values can be found in the /usr/share/lib/zoneinfo directory
Examples to set/change the timezone (TZ) only for one particular command
Set timezone (TZ) variable per User
Set timezone (TZ) variable per non-global-zone (NGZ)
Additional info to set/adjust the (hardware) clock on Solaris system (NGZ)

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