Permanent Clock

William Park opengeometry at
Wed Apr 30 01:46:04 CEST 2003

Mauricio <inforcati at> wrote:
> Is there some way of accessing a permanent clock, i.e., a clock that
> works even if the system is rebooted or poewered off?
> I would like to increment a variable each day, independent of the
> system date (once this one users can change!), but not leaving my
> script running all the time. Better explaining: every time tha script
> is run, it must now if the current day is the same of tha last time
> the script was started.If not, increment tha variable!
>  thanks for helping,

Replace the CMOS battery on your motherboard.

William Park, Open Geometry Consulting, <opengeometry at>
Linux solution for data management and processing. 

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