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From: "Flisk ." <f.flisk@×××××.com>
To: gentoo-ppc-user@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-ppc-user] Hwclock error
Date: Sun, 26 Mar 2006 23:08:17
Message-Id: 3a10a40603261507m5e94061dp3d4bc8980b728045@mail.gmail.com
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-ppc-user] Hwclock error by Joseph Jezak
Hi Joseph,
    I did this change but didin't solve the problem. The same error.
    Best regards.

Fernando Simon


On 3/26/06, Joseph Jezak <josejx@g.o> wrote:
> > Flisk . wrote: > > Hi folks, > > Here where I work we received a G4 computer and I started to install > > a Gentoo 2006.0. The computer is a G4 2 CPU's 512MB of memory 2 HD, I > > started to install Gentoo 2006.0 from stage 1 and everything gone well. > > I installed with cpu flag as G4 and O2. > > But when the computer restarted a problem appeared with hwclock, > > when I execute the hwclock an error appear. The error is something like: > > "select() to /dev/rtc to wait for clock tick timed out" and the date in > > Linux stay 1970, the bios time is correctly because when I boot the > > Gento CD the hwclock work perfectly. I already recompiled the kernel > > with many options but nothing solve the problem. > > I believe that the problem is with some kernel option that I forgot > > or some patch, because in the Gentoo CD the hwclock works perfectly. > > What kernel option or patch can be solve the problem? Hints? > > Best regards. > > > > ------------------------ > > Fernando Simon > > Brazil > > ------------------------ > > Make sure that you have enabled the RTC Emulation options in your kernel > as described in this forum post: > http://forums.gentoo.org/viewtopic-t-374360-highlight-hwclock.html > > -Joe > -- > gentoo-ppc-user@g.o mailing list > >