woodysmith at me.com
Sat Jan 22 17:18:56 EST 2011
Retest of fully letting it power down including supercap
Same date while accelerated, that is a date in 2030 I think remained
Non accelerated after full discharge gave year of 2019.
With normal reset due to pressing button, removing and reinserting
battery or system reset brought up the date and time that was
correctly set. more or less now
On Jan 21, 2011, at 9:06 PM, Smith Woody wrote:
> But did you set it to current date and let all power dissipate?
> I had no problem with a simple reset.
> I'll try again and post outcome.
> On Jan 21, 2011, at 7:13 PM, R A Parker wrote:
>> Hi Woody,
>> I'm good. I reset my Newton and the date is AOK. I set the date to
>> 2022 and pressed the reset button. No issues. I set the date back to
>> normal… all is well.
>> By "auto date," I take it to mean, the date changes itself after any
>> I would double-check that your patch is 711000 and that no other
>> date fixers are lurking on your Newton.
>> Curious, can you disable the crystal accelerator between reboots? Is
>> it possible that the crystal speed has an affect on the time/date?
>> R A
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