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You will need to enable synching of the hw clock to the system time on
# Set CLOCK to "UTC" if your system clock is set to UTC (also known as
# Greenwich Mean Time). If your clock is set to the local time, then
# set CLOCK to "local".
# If you wish to pass any other arguments to hwclock during bootup,
# you may do so here.
# If you want to set the Hardware Clock to the current System Time
# during shutdown, then say "yes" here.
### ALPHA SPECIFIC OPTIONS ###
# If your alpha uses the SRM console, set this to "yes".
# If your alpha uses the ARC console, set this to "yes".
----- Original Message -----
From: "Richard Simpson" <gentoo@...>
Sent: Monday, January 02, 2006 2:31 PM
Subject: Re: [gentoo-alpha] hardware clock
> On Monday 02 January 2006 21:01, Jeff Sacksteder wrote:
>> Apparently, my hardware clock does not get synced to my system software
>> time when restarting. I'm not familiar with the operation of the
>> hardware clock on my platform - Rawhide(1000,4300,530x).
>> What app is responsible for setting the time?
> On my system (164LX) I believe that basic clock manipulation is done via
> hwclock. I have ntp installed and it keeps my clock set perfectly.
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