set_rtc_time() cleanup / normalization

Gabriel Paubert paubert at
Thu May 15 01:43:10 EST 2003

On Wed, May 14, 2003 at 09:05:52AM +1000, Paul Mackerras wrote:
> Wolfgang Denk writes:
> > I would like to find out if there is some consensus about the use  of
> > set_rtc_time() in the timer interrupt handler.
> The consensus so far seems to be that we shouldn't call set_rtc_time
> in the timer interrupt handler.  Is anyone willing to speak up with a
> reason why we should keep it?  If not, we'll take it out.

Ask on the ntp lists first, I bet you'll upset a lot of people
if you suggest it.


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