The default timezone is currently set to UTC. How to replace that default value? I am using PostgreSQL running on top of Amazon RDS

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ALTER DATABASE <db_name> SET TimeZone = 'UTC'; But you shouldn't do that. Using UTC for database is safest thing possible.

  • it is the only solution if all the users are on the same single timezone May 17, 2018 at 5:15

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