[CentOS] Timezone and date

Wed Apr 5 02:51:08 UTC 2017
John R Pierce <pierce at hogranch.com>

On 4/4/2017 6:22 PM, Jerry Geis wrote:
> When I do the date +%Z I get the timezone. Which currently is EDT.
> I am sending information to another system, that says EDT is not a valid
> timezone. I have no way to modify the other system.
> My question is - is there a way to get the non-day-lite savings time zone ?
> For example EST is valid - EDT is not.
> Just curious if there is an easy way already present to get a standard time
> zone.
> Thanks, - I know weird situation the other end not supported EDT.

# cat /etc/timezone

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