Volunteer needed : Re: Would setting the CONFIG_RTC option break the powerpc kernel on your machine ?
trini at kernel.crashing.org
Fri Jan 9 02:53:31 EST 2004
On Wed, Jan 07, 2004 at 10:27:33PM -0900, Ethan Benson wrote:
> On Wed, Jan 07, 2004 at 03:47:44PM +0100, Sven Luther wrote:
> > The worse that can happen is the GENERIC_RTC driver not being
> > initialized because linux believes the RTC driver should be ok.
> which breaks hwclock, not acceptable.
This is getting _much_ uglier, but how about:
1) Modify genrtc.c and rtc.c so that they do _not_ initalize on their
2) Create a 'dummy_rtc.c' driver that just tests _machine and calls
rtc.c's init bits on chrp (or just pegasos) and genrtc's bits otherwise.
And again, this is ugly ugly ugly, and I disavow any knowledge of
typing the above.
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