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Configure /etc/localtime and associated system files


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Version information

  • 2.0.1 (latest)
  • 2.0.0
released Aug 30th 2018
This version is compatible with:
  • Puppet Enterprise 2021.6.x, 2021.5.x, 2021.4.x, 2021.3.x, 2021.2.x, 2021.1.x, 2021.0.x, 2019.8.x, 2019.7.x, 2019.5.x, 2019.4.x, 2019.3.x, 2019.2.x, 2019.1.x, 2019.0.x, 2018.1.x, 2017.3.x, 2017.2.x, 2017.1.x, 2016.5.x, 2016.4.x
  • Puppet >= 3.8.7
  • Archlinux, , , , , , , ,

Start using this module

  • r10k or Code Manager
  • Bolt
  • Manual installation
  • Direct download

Add this module to your Puppetfile:

mod 'claranet-timezone', '2.0.1'
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Add this module to your Bolt project:

bolt module add claranet-timezone
Learn more about using this module with an existing project

Manually install this module globally with Puppet module tool:

puppet module install claranet-timezone --version 2.0.1

Direct download is not typically how you would use a Puppet module to manage your infrastructure, but you may want to download the module in order to inspect the code.

Tags: timezone, linux


claranet/timezone — version 2.0.1 Aug 30th 2018


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Table of Contents

  1. Overview
  2. Usage
  3. Limitations
  4. Development


A very basic Puppet module to set the timezone.


class { 'timezone':
  region   => 'Europe',
  locality => 'London',

Or you can simply include timezone and set the details via hiera:

timezone::region: 'Europe'
timezone::locality: 'London'


Supported Operating Systems

  • Debian/Ubuntu
  • CentOS/RHEL
  • Archlinux
  • Amazon Linux
  • SUSE
  • Gentoo


  • Copyright (C) 2013 Bashton Ltd
  • Copyright (C) 2017 Claranet
  • Distributed under the terms of the Apache License v2.0 - see LICENSE file for details.