187Re: [LinkStation_General] Things not working in V1.44 firmware?
- Nov 4, 2004On Thu, Nov 04, 2004 at 06:52:06PM +0000, David Walters wrote:
> (I've just upgraded mine to 1.44 so I'm only just beginning to lookI just did an "echo -n > /etc/timezone" to get mine going.
> On Thu, Nov 04, 2004 at 10:08:12AM -0800, Rick Flower wrote:
> > > There's also a problem with the timezones during DST times
> > > (advancing the local timezone by one) and NTP and setting the time
> > > from the PC's clock. It's ok now but only until the first week of
> > > April ;-)
> > I believe that the time is set via a cron job as I see occasional lines in
> > the system logs indicating that
> There is a cronjob but it seems a little broken.
> The Web interface has a "Synchronized Interval" setting which claims
> to allow you to set the clock to update every n hours. In reality it
> creates a cronjob which will be called at n hours (so at 6am rather
> than 4 times a day every 6 hours):
> root@links:/etc# crontab -l
> 00 6 * * * /etc/cron.d/ntpdate
> The ntpdate script itself doesn't actually work on mine, it requires
> a /etc/timezone which doesn't exist.
> Commenting out the line where it tries to execute /etc/timezone seems
> to do no harm but then I live in GMT.
Although this will help, the box has a fairly nasty clock drift (enough
for make to complain about creation times on a daily basis). ntpd would
be a much better solution...
Here's another bug, but in /www/script/set_hdd_format.sh and
data should be date...
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