qtmoko v27

Timo Juhani Lindfors timo.lindfors at iki.fi
Sat Sep 25 22:45:36 CEST 2010

Alex Samorukov <ml at os2.kiev.ua> writes:
> Thank you for update. How did you measure this drift? Anyway, i don`t

With http://lindi.iki.fi/lindi/openmoko/compare-clock-sources.pl

> see that its a big issue. E.g. i have a daily alarm set, so in a worst
> case (phone was in a standby mode, no calls/sms`s) i will wakeup 3
> minutes later :) If phone will wake up 3 minutes before than its also
> not a problem - on a standby alarm will be setup again, so it will
> just wake up 3 minutes later.

Yes it's not a big issue in that scenario. I just needed more accurate
alarms myself :-)

> hwclock changes are not important for qtmoko, because rtc driver
> controls /dev/rtc elusively (its very easy to change, but i don`t
> think that it needs to be changed).

Hmm, what driver is that in qtmoko btw?

> Thank you, need to check. If it is - then its a serious argument
> against this change. Do you know any other syslogd with in-memory
> buffer?

How about just using normal syslogd with tmpfs as storage?

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