Subject: Re: Sparcbook 2: WARNING: TOD clock not initialized -- CHECK AND RESET THE DATE!
To: None <>
From: Doom Warrior <>
List: port-sparc
Date: 09/01/2006 11:31:06
> Before worrying about Y2K issues, I would try to find out what a
> SPARCbook uses to preserve PROM-level settings - the analog of the
> NVRAM on a desktop - and get a replacement, or do (the analog of) the
> add-your-own-battery trick that works so well for desktop machines with
> flat NVRAM batteries.

i think so too, the easiest way is to check if the NVRAM is dead.
Check if your NICs MAC Address is a valid number. Not FFFFFFFFFF or
000000000 or something like this.

Best Regards