From: Proinnsias Breathnach (proinnsias at domain clubi.ie)
Date: Thu 29 Apr 1999 - 19:24:32 IST
From: Niall O Broin <nobroin at domain sced.esoc.esa.de>
>the time/date on the RTC. The BIOS setup screen doesn't offer any means of
>doing this, but it can be done by booting from a DOS floppy and using the
>date command. However, I won't always have that DOS floppy handy, so I'm
>wondering if there is any way of changing the RTC date/time from Linux ?
Try 'man hwclock', I forget the parameters, but it does the job nicely,
although the clock might get a bit screwed up if the (CMOS) battery is dead.
--- "Don't cry because its over, smile because it happened" ~anonymous
This archive was generated by hypermail 2.1.6 : Thu 06 Feb 2003 - 13:04:10 GMT