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date - print and set the date
date [ yymmddhhmm [ .ss ] ]
If no argument is given, the current date and time are printed. If an argument is given,
the current date is set. yy is the last two digits of the year; the first mm is the month
number; dd is the day number in the month; hh is the hour number (24 hour system); the
second mm is the minute number; .ss is optional and is the seconds. For example:
sets the date to Oct 8, 12:45 AM. The year, month and day may be omitted, the current
values being the defaults. The system operates in GMT. Date takes care of the conversion
to and from local standard and daylight time.
/usr/adm/wtmp to record time-setting
`No permission' if you aren't the super-user and you try to change the date; `bad conver-
sion' if the date set is syntactically incorrect.
All times are GMT -4. The time now is 03:58 PM.