Subject: Re: Broken kern_todor.c
To: None <current-users@NetBSD.org>
From: Chris Tribo <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 09/12/2006 12:19:59
On Sep 12, 2006, at 10:30 AM, Garrett D'Amore wrote:
> Chris Tribo wrote:
>> Something is definitely hinky, even on i386:
>> WARNING: preposterous TOD clock time
>> WARNING: using filesystem time
>> WARNING: CHECK AND RESET THE DATE!
>> The BIOS clock is fine, but the system time is off by more than 8
> Hmm.... have you updated kern_todr in the past 12 hours? There was a
> bug where some rtcs were passing a bogus value for the weekday. I
> removed that check, and it is better now.
> Failing that, please #define TODR_DEBUG (or stick it in your kernel
> options) and update to the very latest code. It will dump the exact
> values being read from the system clock.
The new kern_todr did the trick. No more boot warnings, thanks. I
should have read source-changes.