Subject: Re: losing Control Panel settings?
To: der Mouse <mouse@Rodents.Montreal.QC.CA>
From: John Klos <email@example.com>
Date: 07/14/2004 22:20:31
> I've got a IIci on which I'm running NetBSD/mac68k.
> However, every time I power it off, when it comes back up, 32-bit
> addressing is disabled in the control panels and the booter refuses to
> boot in consequence.
> Now, it also loses the time when I power down, from which I infer that
> some internal battery is dead or some such. But how could that affect
> Control Panel settings? They're saved on disk, no? Certainly the date
> and time format settings are saved across power-downs; I tried it.
What about the date and time? Are they saved?
I generally buy two AA batteries and a two AA battery holder and solder
the leads to the mb battery holder. AA are much cheaper, easier to find,
and last a long time. If you want to get fancy, you can even get lithium