188Re: Things not working in V1.44 firmware?
- Nov 4, 2004Hee-hee! I fixed the NTP function! This is so much fun! ;-)
I put "timezone=-5" (without the brackets) in /etc/timezone (since I
live in EST). I even managed to correct the .pl script to
say "Syncronized Time" instead and even fixed the "?" help box :-)
Now my NTP works!
--- In LinkStation_General@yahoogroups.com, David Walters
> (I've just upgraded mine to 1.44 so I'm only just beginning tolook
> 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
> > > from the PC's clock. It's ok now but only until the first weekof
> > > April ;-)occasional lines in
> > I believe that the time is set via a cron job as I see
> > the system logs indicating thatclaims
> There is a cronjob but it seems a little broken.
> The Web interface has a "Synchronized Interval" setting which
> to allow you to set the clock to update every n hours. In realityit
> creates a cronjob which will be called at n hours (so at 6amrather
> than 4 times a day every 6 hours):requires
> root@links:/etc# crontab -l
> 00 6 * * * /etc/cron.d/ntpdate
> The ntpdate script itself doesn't actually work on mine, it
> a /etc/timezone which doesn't exist.seems
> Commenting out the line where it tries to execute /etc/timezone
> to do no harm but then I live in GMT.
> David Walters +44 7989 574 161 david@j...
> A. Because it breaks the logical order of conversation.
> Q. Why is top posting bad?
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