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From: "Rogério Brito" <>
To: Geoff Levand <>
Subject: Re: [rtc-linux] state of GEN_RTC vs rtc subsystem
Date: Sat, 7 Jun 2008 03:38:20 -0300	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

Hi there.

On Jun 02 2008, Geoff Levand wrote:
> Geoff Levand wrote:
> > From what I can tell, those generic rtc routines the powerpc
> > arch provides are not properly hooked into the new rtc subsystem.
> > This causes problems for multi-platform builds where some platforms
> > must use gen_rtc, and some must the new rtc subsytem.
> Just to follow up, I found that David Woodhouse has submitted
> a patch which does this:

This is nice, since I was just going to ask why my config file (put at has

# CONFIG_PPC_CLOCK is not set

Even if I force it to yes. When I run a "make oldconfig", it sets back
the PPC_CLOCK to not set. :-(

If anybody can explain what is going on (and how to correct it), I would
kindly appreciate it (and even generate some documentation on the
options, if I understand the issue it well enough).

Regards, Rogério Brito.

Rogério Brito : rbrito@{mackenzie,ime.usp}.br : GPG key 1024D/7C2CAEB8 :
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  reply	other threads:[~2008-06-07  6:38 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 10+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2008-02-20 16:11 Kumar Gala
2008-02-20 17:03 ` [rtc-linux] " Alessandro Zummo
2008-02-20 20:37   ` woodys
2008-02-21  0:14     ` [rtc-linux] " Alessandro Zummo
2008-02-22  7:47   ` [rtc-linux] " J.A. Magallón
2008-05-30 22:45   ` Geoff Levand
2008-06-02 22:27     ` Geoff Levand
2008-06-07  6:38       ` Rogério Brito [this message]
2008-06-07  9:46       ` [rtc-linux] " David Woodhouse
2008-02-21  9:26 ` Richard Zidlicky

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