stime - set time
int stime(const time_t *t);
Feature Test Macro Requirements for glibc (see feature_test_macros(7)
Since glibc 2.19:
Glibc 2.19 and earlier:
() sets the system's idea of the time and date. The time, pointed to
, is measured in seconds since the Epoch, 1970-01-01 00:00:00 +0000
() may be executed only by the superuser.
On success, zero is returned. On error, -1 is returned, and errno
- Error in getting information from user space.
- The calling process has insufficient privilege. Under
Linux, the CAP_SYS_TIME privilege is required.
This page is part of release 4.13 of the Linux man-pages
description of the project, information about reporting bugs, and the latest
version of this page, can be found at