How to set a timezone for MySQL Managed database?
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You can check this question that was previously asked in our community:
The easiest way to do this now is via the DigitalOcean API.
First, use a
GETrequest to get a list of your databases, and take the ID of the database you’re looking to change the settings for.
Then, use this API call: https://docs.digitalocean.com/reference/api/api-reference/#operation/databases_patch_config
Using your auth token and the body:
This should set the timezone for your server 👍
Our engineering team has updated API documentation to make database configuration changes via API; you will now be able to set the timezone using API.
To fetch the database configuration check the below link: https://docs.digitalocean.com/reference/api/api-reference/#operation/databases_get_config
To update the database configuration check the below link: https://docs.digitalocean.com/reference/api/api-reference/#operation/databases_patch_config
To create “$DIGITALOCEAN_TOKEN” check the below link: https://docs.digitalocean.com/reference/api/create-personal-access-token/
To fetch “$database_cluster_uuid” check the below link: https://docs.digitalocean.com/reference/api/api-reference/#operation/databases_list_clusters