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SunOS man pages : rdate (1)

Maintenance Commands                                    rdate(1M)

NAME

rdate - set system date from a remote host

SYNOPSIS

rdate hostname

DESCRIPTION

rdate sets the local date and time from the hostname given as an argument. You must have the authorization solaris.system.date on the local system. Typically rdate can be inserted as part of a startup script.

USAGE

The rdate command is IPv6-enabled. See ip6(7P).

ATTRIBUTES

See attributes(5) for descriptions of the following attri- butes: ____________________________________________________________ | ATTRIBUTE TYPE | ATTRIBUTE VALUE | |_____________________________|_____________________________| | Availability | SUNWcsu | |_____________________________|_____________________________|

SEE ALSO

attributes(5), ip6(7P) SunOS 5.8 Last change: 2 Nov 1999 1