Gentoo Archives: gentoo-ppc-user

From: Ben Ricker <ben.ricker@×××××.com>
To: gentoo-ppc-user@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-ppc-user] date and time set to April 1976
Date: Tue, 14 Feb 2006 02:18:15
Message-Id: 2d0247c00602131817m6460b0e3u5634cea74c2b8bff@mail.gmail.com
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-ppc-user] date and time set to April 1976 by Christophe Choumert
Note that this can als indicate that the Mobo battery that keeps the time
synced when the power is off may be dead.

But try the hwclock stuff first.

On 2/13/06, Christophe Choumert <christophe.choumert@×××××××××××××.org>
wrote:
> > On Monday 13 February 2006 13:36, Y-Lan Boureau wrote: > > Does anyone know a fix to this -- either, how I could set correct time > > and date in Open Firmware, or allow Linux to remember its own time and > > date ? > > The relevant option is in /etc/conf.d/clock : > --- > # If you want to set the Hardware Clock to the current System Time > # during shutdown, then say "yes" here. > > CLOCK_SYSTOHC="yes" > --- > > followed by > % rc-update add clock boot > to make sure it runs at boot and halt. > > > cheers, > > Y-Lan > > Cheers, > Christophe > > PS: my MacOS X won't boot anymore either, I wish I knew why. > -- > gentoo-ppc-user@g.o mailing list > >
-- Ben Ricker He's just this guy, you know?

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Re: [gentoo-ppc-user] date and time set to April 1976 Y-Lan Boureau <blauenote@×××××.fr>