[rescue] needed: u1 NVRAM chip

der Mouse mouse at Rodents-Montreal.ORG
Tue Sep 23 22:47:19 CDT 2008

>> Doing the "add an external battery" trick isn't an option here?
> I'm not going to (a) bring my soldering setup to work or (b) put
> *that* much effort into something that the people who own the machine
> should have retired 2-3 years ago.

Oh, this is for work?  Then it's totally understandable.

> Not that U1s aren't perfectly capable machines still,

True; they still do everything they ever did!

> but I shouldn't be running into this problem in a production
> environment.

Agreed.  I'm surprised work isn't just springing for a new chip from
Mouser or some such....

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