Change Time Settings

Acme SBC Time Settings Guide

As an Acme Packet Interop-Plus partner, TransNexus has extensive experience using Acme Packet SBCs with the TransNexus software, but we do not offer technical support for the Acme Packet SBC. This document offers some basic information tips about Acme Packet SBCs, but TransNexus encourages users to refer to Acme Packet technical support and documentation as the definitive information source for Acme Packet SBC operating instructions. Please see the ACLI_Reference_Guide for your Acme Packet SBC.

Acme Packet Version 6

  • To show the timezone, use the following Command Line Interface (CLI) command.
   acmesystem# show timezone
   Timezone name: UTC
   Minutes from UTC(negative if past UTC): 0
   Date and hour daylight saving time begins(mmddHH): 000000
   Date and hour daylight saving time ends(mmddHH): 000000
  • To set the timezone, use the following Command Line Interface (CLI) command.
   acmesystem# timezone-set
   Timezone name: UTC
   Minutes from UTC (negative if past UTC):
   Date and hour daylight saving time begins (mm dd HH):
   Date and hour daylight saving time ends (mm dd HH):
  • To show the time setting, use the following Command Line Interface (CLI) command.
   acmesystem# show clock
   18:31:47 UTC THU APR 12 2012
  • To set the time, use the following Command Line Interface (CLI) command.
   acmesystem# systime-set
   Date YYYY MM DD: enter date
   Time HH MM: enter time
   
   WARNING: Changing the time can have an adverse effect on session processing
   
   Do you want to continue [y/n]?: y
   
   Setting time to: THU APR 12 18:53:00 2012
   acmesystem#
   acmesystem# show clock
   18:53:05 UTC THU APR 12 2012
   acmesystem# save-config
   checking configuration
   Save-Config received, processing.
   waiting for request to finish
   Request to 'SAVE-CONFIG' has Finished,
   Save complete
   Currently active and saved configurations do not match!
   To sync & activate, run 'activate-config' or 'reboot activate'.
   acmesystem# activate-config
   Activate-Config received, processing.
   waiting for request to finish
   Request to 'ACTIVATE-CONFIG' has Finished,
   Activate Complete
   acmesystem#

Acme Packet Version 7 for Net-Net 9200 SBC

  • To show the timezone use the following Command Line Interface (CLI) command.
   ACMEPACKET# show running-config timezone
  • To configure a time zone setting, use the following Command Line Interface (CLI) commands.

    1. Enter the configure terminal section to access configuration tasks.
      ACMEPACKET# configure terminal
      configure#
    
    1. The timezone configuration is part of the system menu. Type system, and then press
      configure# system
      system #
    
    1. To reach the timezone configuration, type timezone and press
      system # timezone
      timezone#