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 stime(2)							    stime(2)




 NAME
      stime() - set time and date

 SYNOPSIS
      #include <&lt&lt&lt;time.h>&gt&gt&gt;

      int stime(const time_t *tp);

 DESCRIPTION
      The stime() system call sets the system time and date.  tp points to
      the value of time as measured in seconds from 00:00:00 on January 1,
      1970, Coordinated Universal Time (UTC).

 RETURN VALUE
      stime() returns the following values:

	    0	Successful completion.
	   -1	Failure.  errno is set to indicate the error.

 ERRORS
      If stime() fails, errno is set to one of the following values.

	   [EPERM]	  The effective user ID of the calling process is
			  not superuser.

 SEE ALSO
      date(1), gettimeofday(2), time(2).

 STANDARDS CONFORMANCE
      stime(): SVID2, SVID3, XPG2
























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