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From: Joseph Jezak <josejx@g.o>
To: gentoo-ppc-user@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-ppc-user] Hwclock error
Date: Sun, 26 Mar 2006 20:47:39
In Reply to: [gentoo-ppc-user] Hwclock error by "Flisk ."
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: -Joe -- gentoo-ppc-user@g.o mailing list


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Re: [gentoo-ppc-user] Hwclock error "Flisk ." <f.flisk@×××××.com>