hwclock patch for x86_64?

Joe Ciccone jciccone at gmail.com
Sat Nov 19 18:20:28 PST 2005


jstipins at umich.edu wrote:

> OK, the problem was solved by including support for /dev/rtc in the
> kernel.
> My question now is, how did the 32-bit installation manage to run hwclock
> without /dev/rtc?
>
> -Janis
>
>
> Quoting jstipins at umich.edu:
>
>> Hi everybody,
>>
>> Thanks for the help earlier regarding DHCP.  The problem was solved
>> (for dhcpcd)
>> by updating config.sub and config.guess.
>>
>> Now... the very last checkpoint for working, minimal system... I am
>> using
>> util-linux-2.12r.  On my 32-bit installation, there are no problems;
>> but on
>> the 64-bit installation, hwclock fails with "Cannot access Hardware
>> Clock via
>> any known method".
>>
>> Any ideas?
>>
>> Thanks again,
>> -Janis
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/dev/port i belive is another way for hwclock to get and set the system
info. Your other system probably has that.



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