Request for Feedback :: Time Mode setting in timemanager

Lei YU mine260309 at
Tue Feb 25 13:01:21 AEDT 2020

On Tue, Feb 25, 2020 at 4:37 AM Patrick Williams <patrick at> wrote:
> On Mon, Feb 24, 2020 at 11:38:56AM +0530, Vishwanatha Subbanna wrote:
> > Proposal for now is to:  *Remove the support for TimeOwner*. It will be as good as BOTH
> "TimeOwner = BOTH" today creates two virtual clocks from the physical
> RTC by implementing the Host clock as an offset from the BMC clock,
> doesn't it?  Is that going to continue to be the functionality with your
> proposal or are you reverting back to a single physical clock where both
> Host and BMC can update?

"TimeOnwer = BOTH" does not creates two virtual clocks, "TimeOwner =
Split" does.
"BOTH" effectively enables both BMC and the Host to set the "single" clock.

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