[time-nuts] ...Your thoughts on the Trimble Resolution T?

Poul-Henning Kamp phk at phk.freebsd.dk
Fri Mar 31 04:55:32 EST 2006

In message <226.8e387e6.315e55a5 at aol.com>, SAIDJACK at aol.com writes:

>Also, the Motorola parts have one drawback: they need a Lithium battery (or  
>similar) to keep the most recent Almanac. I have found that the TTFF (first 
>fix)  can take quite long if the battery is weak (<2V) and the RTC stops due to  
You can capture and store the almanac on your
computer/microcontroller/whatever and initialize the receiver with
it when you cold start.

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