fso bug/oddity

Tilman Baumann tilman at baumann.name
Wed Sep 17 17:54:54 CEST 2008

Michael 'Mickey' Lauer wrote:
> Am Wednesday 17 September 2008 16:16:43 schrieb Tilman Baumann:
>> Tilman Baumann wrote:
>>> dbus is getting flodded by org.freedesktop.Gypsy.Time.TimeChanged,
>>> org.freedesktop.Gypsy.Satellite.SatellitesChanged and
>>> org.freedesktop.Gypsy.Time.TimeChanged signals.
>>> But GPS is off.
>>> I think neither of the events makes sense in this case and wastes cycles.
>>> Probably not good for battery life.
>> I just had a look at the fso apis again. And i almost fell of my chair.
>> I just found org.freesmartphone.Device.RealtimeClock
>> What is wrong with gettimeofday anc co with all it's beauty?
> Last time I checked gettimeofday reads from system time. 
> org.freesmartphone.Device.RealtimeClock is a dbus interface to program the 
> RealtimeClock (sic!).

My mistake. But what about /dev/rtc and the hwclock command?

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