Invalid time in real time clock
naddy at mips.inka.de
Sat Feb 1 22:47:55 UTC 2014
Christian Weisgerber <naddy at mips.inka.de> wrote:
> atrtc0: WARNING: Battery failure indication
> Invalid time in real time clock.
> Check and reset the date immediately!
> Incongruously, the RTC time is actually correct. Well, off by a
> minute or so. Clearly the new battery is good.
Turns out I misunderstood this. I thought the system time was still
set from the RTC despite the warning. It isn't. Instead, it is
set from the time stamp of the root file system. That's why I lose
about a minute--that's the time it takes the machine to reboot.
Christian "naddy" Weisgerber naddy at mips.inka.de
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