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Re: Clock drift on 164SX

On Tue, Feb 12, 2002 at 07:48:38AM -0600, Gunnar Wolf wrote:
> I run Sid (2.4.16) on a 164LX machine, and I had a time-related probelm
> too. When I upgraded 2.2.x to 2.4.x, the kernel failed to recognize my
> system's real clock speed (600MHz), thinking it was around 1400MHz - Each
> second of the system's clock lasted really over 2 seconds.
> I corrected this by specifying the parameter 'cycle=600000000' in my
> aboot.conf and reinstalling the bootloader.

Were these kernels configured with or without the RTC option?

If with, try without.


Jay A Estabrook                            Alpha Engineering - LINUX Project
Compaq Computer Corp. - MRO1-2/K15         (508) 467-2080
200 Forest Street, Marlboro MA 01752       Jay.Estabrook@compaq.com

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