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What does the following message mean ?
Clock board TOD does not match TOD on any IO board ?
>From MARC.NEWMAN@chase.com Thu Feb 5 01:54:19 1998
Date: Tue, 3 Feb 1998 13:37:22 -0600
To: "Tony C. Wu" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Subject: Re: Clock board on Enterprise 3000
My 3000s came from the factory the same way, with the clocks not in sync.
Basicly there is a common backplane on these machines and they share a
clock, and you have to sync them up. I found an article on Sunsolve on how
to do this:
SRDB ID: 14006
SYNOPSIS: Clock TOD does not match TOD on any IO boards after power cycle
After a power cycle of system, the following messages
is issued during the boot process:
"Clock TOD does not match TOD on any IO boards"
System continues to sucessfully boot.
Review the 3000/4000/5000/6000 SMCC Platform Notes regarding
the OpenBoot PROM "copy-clock-tod-to-io-boards" command.
This command will resolve the problem if the cause is that the
redundant NVRAM on an IO does not have a valid copy of the TOD.
The message was first noticed when the system was power cycled.
To fix this problem, install the FlashPROM update (OBP 3.2.3 version)
via patch 103346-02 (which will update the code in ALL FlashPROMs
on the cpu/memory and IO Boards (if not already at 3.2.3).
The first byte of the OBP checksum is kept in the TODC/NVRAM.
Because of a bug in the hardware, the first byte was getting zeroed out
This happens during the power cycle.
Workaround: run "copy-clock-tod-to-io-boards" OpenBoot before
booting the system, then install patch 103346-02 or above.
PRODUCT AREA: System Administration
SUNOS RELEASE: Solaris 2.5.1
HARDWARE: SS3000 Duraflame
I believe that the copy-clock-tod-to-io-boards command fixed it.
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