Vyatta Network OS Documentation

Learn how to install, configure and operate the Vyatta NOS, which helps drive our virtual networking & physical platforms portfolio.

show date

Displays the system date and time in either local time or Universal Time Coordinated (UTC).

show date [ utc ]
utc
Displays the date and time in UTC.

Operational mode

Use this command to display the system date and time in either local time or UTC.

The following example shows how to display the system date and time on R1.

vyatta@R1:~$ show date
Tue May 20 17:27:07 PDT 2008
vyatta@R1:~$