[blfs-support] Questions on (b)lfs-bootscripts-20120127

alupu at verizon.net alupu at verizon.net
Sat Feb 4 17:42:48 PST 2012


 >>>> Alex:>>>> 4. How is the 'setclock' script run on "stop" (reboot, poweroff, etc.)?
>>>> There used to be a 'K46setclock' in 'rc6.d' (i.e. level 6):
>>>> "Setting hardware clock..."
>>>> hwclock --systohc ...


>>> Bruce:
>>> Yes, I remember that. It should have been in an old version of the LFS 
>>> Makefile for the boot scripts, but I went back 8 years and couldn't find it.


>> Alex:
>> So the bottom line is 'setclock' no longer stops nowadays,
>> i.e., we'll forever miss the thrill of seeing
>> the current script code section,
>> stop)
>> "Setting hardware clock..."
>> hwclock --systohc ...
>> in action.


> Bruce:
> Your distro, your rules. Put it back.


Ain't it a shame for this beautiful code, part of this distro of ours, LFS, 
to go to waste?


-- Alex



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