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<div> I did this change but didin't solve the problem. The same error.</div>
<div> Best regards.</div>
<div>Fernando Simon<br><br> </div>
<div><span class="gmail_quote">On 3/26/06, <b class="gmail_sendername">Joseph Jezak</b> <<a href="mailto:email@example.com">firstname.lastname@example.org</a>> wrote:</span>
<blockquote class="gmail_quote" style="PADDING-LEFT: 1ex; MARGIN: 0px 0px 0px 0.8ex; BORDER-LEFT: #ccc 1px solid">Flisk . wrote:<br>> Hi folks,<br>> Here where I work we received a G4 computer and I started to install
<br>> a Gentoo 2006.0. The computer is a G4 2 CPU's 512MB of memory 2 HD, I<br>> started to install Gentoo 2006.0 from stage 1 and everything gone well.<br>> I installed with cpu flag as G4 and O2.<br>> But when the computer restarted a problem appeared with hwclock,
<br>> when I execute the hwclock an error appear. The error is something like:<br>> "select() to /dev/rtc to wait for clock tick timed out" and the date in<br>> Linux stay 1970, the bios time is correctly because when I boot the
<br>> Gento CD the hwclock work perfectly. I already recompiled the kernel<br>> with many options but nothing solve the problem.<br>> I believe that the problem is with some kernel option that I forgot<br>> or some patch, because in the Gentoo CD the hwclock works perfectly.
<br>> What kernel option or patch can be solve the problem? Hints?<br>> Best regards.<br>><br>> ------------------------<br>> Fernando Simon<br>> Brazil<br>> ------------------------<br><br>Make sure that you have enabled the RTC Emulation options in your kernel
<br>as described in this forum post:<br><a href="http://forums.gentoo.org/viewtopic-t-374360-highlight-hwclock.html">http://forums.gentoo.org/viewtopic-t-374360-highlight-hwclock.html</a><br><br>-Joe<br>--<br><a href="mailto:email@example.com">
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