Linux RedHat TimeZone

Posted on 2007-03-28
Last Modified: 2013-12-16
I changed the timezone on my RedHat linux server form AST to GMT
now i want to change it back to AST
How i can do that?
Question by:mukhtar2t
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# tzselect

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I did the folowing command
ln -sf /usr/share/zoneinfo/Etc/GMT /etc/localtime
is there  a reverse one
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if you have AST in /usr/share/zoneinfo/Etc/  do the same if not... explain in which country are you

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The date was like this:
Wed Mar 28 16:02:04 AST 2007
before the execution of the last command
There is no AST in the directory but i want to set it to GMT + 03  Asia/Qatar
I can do it by the Gnome GUI but i want to know how i can do that by the shell
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pablouruguay earned 500 total points
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ln -sf /usr/share/zoneinfo/Asia/Qatar  /etc/localtime

or like ibu said tzselect

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