Changing time to IST

Client wrote in today asking me to change the time setting on his computer to IST (India Standard Time). In order to change this, login via SSH and then

cd /etc/

once there, create a link to the following file by running the following command

etc >> ln -sf /usr/share/zoneinfo/Asia/Calcutta localtime

This will now show the correct date and time when the client logs in from India

[ ~ >> date
Tue Jan 26 16:44:16 IST 2010


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