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Re: Real Time Device and kernel 2.2.11

On Mon, Aug 16, 1999, Sergio Brandano <sb@dcs.qmw.ac.uk> wrote:

>Hi all,
>I installed the latest kernel. The patch for
>the ethernet has been finally included, which
>is a great relief. Now the problem is, at least
>with my Lombard, that the /dev/rtc does not
>work at all. This is a major problem, as there
>does not seem to be other ways of reading the
>clock signal, and at each reboot, I have to 
>insert the date by hand. Yes, the kernel has
>been compiled also for the rtc device, which
>in turn has been created as described in the
>kernel docs. How are things for you?

/dev/rtc doesn't work on pmacs. The RTC is read via /dev/adb with the
clock program (not hwclock).

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