Synchronize date and time with a server over ssh

ssh user@server sudo date -s @`( date -u +"%s" )`
Set Remote Server Date using Local Server Time (push)
Sample Output
Thu Mar 26 20:24:35 UTC 2015

2015-03-26 20:25:23

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What Others Think

Push mode is great, but most systems requite tty or kind of askpass program for sudo to ask a password. Running sudo remotely is a bit tricky. One could use this method by specifying root as user for ssh connection, if remote not disabled it yet
dilukhin · 265 weeks and 1 day ago
This solution is working perfect for me..
bhavikgajera · 140 weeks and 5 days ago

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Any thoughts on this command? Does it work on your machine? Can you do the same thing with only 14 characters?

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