Re: Linux 2.2.19pre3

From: Alan Cox (
Date: Thu Dec 28 2000 - 07:20:16 EST

> Wait a minute, this is a new board. I had a suspicion, and I have a new
> suspect, can we investigate this?


> I rebooted, and since I left APM out, the system clock is alright since
> 63 mins. Might the APM BIOS CPU IDLE calls be related? I did *not* enable

If the APM bios holds interrupts off or doesnt let Linux handle each time

> CONFIG_APM_ALLOW_INTS. I'll investigate this right now and report back
> what I find.

That would be interesting
> > adjtimex will let you tell Linux the clock on the board is crap too
> Where is the source for the adjtimex /program/? SuSE don't bring
> adjtimex.

tickadj I think is one front end to it

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