[RFC] Option to disable mapping genrtc calls to ppc_md calls
ebs at ebshome.net
Wed Jan 19 06:01:46 EST 2005
On Tue, Jan 18, 2005 at 11:40:50AM -0700, Mark A. Greer wrote:
> However, it does rely on a startup script to do a 'hwclock
> --hctosys' which happen after driver initialization. From what I can
> tell sysvinit used to do the hwclock but doesn't anymore so you need a
> script. The mvl userland has a startup script that does this; others
> probably do too. Note that using a startup script to do a hwclock is
> pretty standard AFAICT.
You can always call do_settimeofday from your i2c driver
initialization. No scripts will be required and system behavior will
be similar to the case when ppc_md.get_rtc_time is called during init
to get correct time from RTC.
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