How to change timezone on Linux
Apr 26, 2016, 10:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Xmodulo)
If the default timezone of your Linux system is not correct, you need to correct it to get accurate local time. Note that configuring NTP is not a solution for an incorrect timezone as NTP itself does not handle timezones. NTP handles time data in UTC, and actual local time is calculated by adding the local time zone offset. This tutorial discusses ways to change the current timezone on Linux.