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stime(2)			 System	Calls			      stime(2)

NAME
       stime - set system time and date

SYNOPSIS
       #include	<unistd.h>

       int stime(const time_t *tp);

DESCRIPTION
       The  stime() function sets the system's idea of the time	and date.  The
       tp argument points to the value of time as  measured  in	 seconds  from
       00:00:00	UTC January 1, 1970.

RETURN VALUES
       Upon  successful	 completion,  0	is returned. Otherwise,	-1 is returned
       and errno is set	to indicate the	error.

ERRORS
       The stime() function will fail if:

       EINVAL	       The tp argument points to an invalid (negative) value.

       EPERM	       The {PRIV_SYS_TIME} privilege is	not  asserted  in  the
		       effective set of	the calling process.

SEE ALSO
       time(2),	privileges(5)

SunOS 5.10			  22 Mar 2004			      stime(2)

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