[tz] (Near) UNIX epoch in the wild
Brian.Inglis at SystematicSw.ab.ca
Mon Feb 1 21:21:02 UTC 2021
On 2021-02-01 12:24, Arthur David Olson wrote:
> Today at the Paul S. Sarbanes Silver Spring (Maryland) Transit Center.
SSTransitCenter ask "Tell me: How can I be improved?"
Suggest they replace the batteries in their signage systems, and at least use
the time stamp of a reliably updated pre-shutdown system file to set system time
during start up, then when the network is enabled: rdate, ntpdate, sntp,
httpstime <http://phk.freebsd.dk/time/20151212/>, or a similar lightweight time
Take care. Thanks, Brian Inglis, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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