# how to set your linux's timezone

my blog post time seems not correct these days. but time is fetched from the internet, so it is verly likely caused by an incorrect timezone setting of the linux server.

type a few commands to see which timezone is set.

opps, the timezone is +0, but we are in china, the timezone shoud be +8

then use tzselect to set the correct timezone now!

let’s see if the time is correct now:

still incorrect! may be we should follow the instruction above, say we have to set TZ in the .profile and logout/login.

ok, we are done!