Change Local Time Zone?
I acted before thinking this through. I was working in my WordPress (LEMP) site and noticed the time was off. Instead of making the Local Timezone fix in Settings > General as one normally does, I tried changing it through SSH.
This is my current configuration for
Local time: Thu 2020-02-27 16:34:51 EST Universal time: Thu 2020-02-27 21:34:51 UTC RTC time: Thu 2020-02-27 21:34:52 Time zone: UTC (EST, -0500) System clock synchronized: yes systemd-timesyncd.service active: no RTC in local TZ: no
My WordPress General Settings now shows:
Universal time is
2020-02-27 16:28:00. Local time is
So, I’m guessing the
(EST, -0500) for
Time zone: UTC (EST, -0500) is coming from
When I check
$ date it shows me the local EST time instead of the UTC that I’m looking for.
Despite how easy it was to mess this up, I can’t seem to undo the change.
Any advice would be greatly appreciated.
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