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Authored by: bluehz on Nov 22, '02 11:31:30PM

What is pester?

Noting some oddities though - as described above - issuing command Wakein 20 should wake the machine in 20 secs. Watch this:

root# date
Fri Nov 22 23:28:58 EST 2002
root# Wakein 20
AutoWake property: 11/23/2002 0:29:26
AutoPower property: 11/23/2002 0:29:26

Now if the current time is 23:28 - why do I get 0:29 as the wakeup time when I issue Wakein 20?



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Authored by: lluistar on Nov 22, '02 11:45:26PM

I think Wakein references Standart Time.
In my case I'm 6 hours ahead

% date
Sat Nov 23 12:37:41 HKT 2002

% sudo Wakein 20
AutoWake property: 11/23/2002 6:38:05
AutoPower property: 11/23/2002 6:38:05

Also I tried % /EyeTV\ 1.0.4/EyeTV.app/Contents/Resources/Wakein and what I got is Command not found. Neither with % sudo ./Wakein
So I searched and found Wakein in /Library/Application\ Support/EyeTV/Wakein
from there worked fine.
I copied it to /usr/local/bin

Now works fine



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