Re: /dev/rtc not working on ASUS A7V133

From: Guest section DW (
Date: Sun Feb 11 2001 - 20:15:32 EST

On Mon, Feb 12, 2001 at 01:27:55AM +0100, Jan Niehusmann wrote:

> If my ASUS A7V133-based computer got started by the bios automatic
> startup timer, /dev/rtc doesn't work properly. /proc/drivers/rtc
> shows sane values, but IRQ 8 is not triggered causing programms like
> 'hwclock' to hang.
> I assume this is not a kernel bug but a BIOS problem, but it would be
> nice if a kernel workaround was possible. Does anybody have an
> idea what I could try to reenable the interrupts?

I suppose you could give hwclock --directisa ?
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