Re: [OT] Major Clock Drift

From: Pavel Machek (
Date: Sat Feb 10 2001 - 16:55:41 EST


> I know this _really_ isn't the forum for this, but a friend of mine has
> noticed major, persistent clock drift over time. After several weeks, the
> clock is several minutes slow (always slow). Any thoughts on the
> cause? (Google didn't show up anything worthwhile in the first couple of
> pages, so i gave up).

Vesafb can do this kind of stuff. Vesafb is evil to interrupt latency,
and at .5sec interrupt latency, clock will loose time.

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