[ECOS] Set time & date for IXP425

Mark Salter msalter@redhat.com
Tue Sep 6 11:31:00 GMT 2005

On Tue, 2005-09-06 at 16:32 +0800, Chen Zhigao wrote:
> Dear RedBoot users,
> My IXP425 board comes with a RedBoot v1.92p1. After MontaVista boots, I 
> found the pre-configured time is Jan 1, UTC 1970.
> Although I can change software time and date under MontaVista, I am not 
> able to synchronize hardware time using "hwclock". It says /dev/misc/rtc 
> does not exist and there is no method to access the Hardware Clock. 
> Besides, I prefer setting hardware time under RedBoot instead. But it 
> seems RedBoot UserGuide does not elaborate on how to accomplish this. I 
> would appreciate it if someone can give me some pointer.

The IXP425 does not have a hardware RTC so there is nothing to set.


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