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Ubuntu - Set System Time

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        If you want to manually update the system time on a Ubuntu server, here's one way to do it.  There are no doubt many other ways to skin this cat.

From a terminal:

hwclock --set --date="YYYY-MM-DD HH:MM:SS TIMEZONE"
hwclock -s