Gentoo Archives: gentoo-ppc-user

From: David Gurvich <david.gurvich@×××××××.net>
To: gentoo-ppc-user@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-ppc-user] Hwclock error
Date: Tue, 28 Mar 2006 04:12:32
In Reply to: [gentoo-ppc-user] Hwclock error by "Flisk ."
I would suggest seeing what modules are loaded by the CD.  As it happens, my 
current computer is a dual-G4 almost identical to the one described.  I'll 
attach my .config to this message.

On Sunday 26 March 2006 3:11 pm, 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 > ------------------------
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File name MIME type
config.gz application/x-gzip


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