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The Telecom Digest for July 13, 2011
Volume 30 : Issue 172 : "text" Format
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Re: System Clock Apparently Gaining One Second Every 30 Minutes(Adam H. Kerman)

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Date: Mon, 11 Jul 2011 15:14:56 +0000 (UTC) From: "Adam H. Kerman" <ahk@chinet.com> To: telecomdigestmoderator.remove-this@and-this-too.telecom-digest.org. Subject: Re: System Clock Apparently Gaining One Second Every 30 Minutes Message-ID: <ivf41g$mmn$1@news.albasani.net> Wes Leatherock <wleathus@yahoo.com> wrote: > The is also a timing pulse in the interstitial information on PBS >stations, as the instructions on video recorders often spell out in >detail. The clock in my cable-ready VCR with NTSC tuner hasn't found the signal since the analog broadcast went off air. They never bothered to find a way to add it to the digital broadcast so that the signal was present after digital-to-analog conversion by set-top boxes from the cable or satellite company or over-the-air converter box.
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