Hardware/System
DATE

date - Show and Set Date and Time


date lists the current date and time as Sat Jan 24 18:50:02 EST 1998
date 1432 sets the time to 14:32
date 200406131627 sets the date to 6/13/2004 and the time to 14:32 (uses format ccyymmddhhmm)




date lists the current date and time as Sat Jan 24 18:50:02 EST 1998
date -s1420 sets the time to 14:20
date -d12/14/02 sets the date to 12/14/2002