irongrandpa
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How does raspbian buster check for date and time without NTP

Fri Jul 19, 2019 4:20 pm

Hi everybody!!

I used to work with Jessie, so now with Buster I want to know where to find informations to check/configure the path for getting de correct date and time .

Thanks for any help.

DirkS
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Re: How does raspbian buster check for date and time without NTP

Fri Jul 19, 2019 6:19 pm

Since Stretch Debian/Raspbian uses systemd-timesyncd instead of ntp.
It consists of a service file and an executable.

Google the name to find more information

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Re: How does raspbian buster check for date and time without NTP

Sun Jul 21, 2019 7:47 pm

Try searching the raspbian docs/github for "fake-hwclock".
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