Would setting the CONFIG_RTC option break the powerpc kernel on your machine ?

Segher Boessenkool segher at kernel.crashing.org
Thu Dec 18 02:45:35 EST 2003

> No, that's VIA as in Versatile Interface Adapter, not as in VIA
> Technologies.
> It used to be a separate chip in the old 68000 days, but now it's
> integrated in
> some Mac fabric (e.g. Mac I/O).

Actually, there is no RTC chip _at all_ in NewWorld Macs.  The PMU
itself keeps the time (from a 32768Hz clock).


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