Saturday, April 29, 2006


Since we didn't spring for the real time clock as part of the SBC we need correct the date each time we reboot. The command is
$root> ntpdate

The startup script /etc/init.d/ntpdate already existed. The links in the directory /etc/rcS.d get started during boot with the "start" command. The scripts are executed in order from S00 to S99. I used S51 so ntpdate will run after the hwclock scripts run (and fail).

root$ ln -s /etc/rcS.d/ /etc/init.d/ntpdate

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