Re: Fw: [Bugme-new] [Bug 6307] New: Bug hwclock in kernel 2.6.16

From: Grant Grundler <iod00d_at_hp.com>
Date: 2006-03-31 09:50:47
On Thu, Mar 30, 2006 at 11:25:31AM -0800, Andrew Morton wrote:
> Subject: [Bugme-new] [Bug 6307] New: Bug hwclock in kernel 2.6.16
...
> Most recent kernel where this bug did not occur: Kernel 2.6.8-2-itanium-smp 
> (Defauld in Debian 3.1)

I can't reproduce this with kernel.org 2.6.15 on an HP rx2600.


> Software Environment:Debian 3.1

I'm running Debian "testing" on this box.

> Problem Description: running hwclock --hctosys or ntpdate $ip_addr_ntp_server 
> hangup the kernel.

I tried both commands and both seem to work fine.
At least they didn't hang.
I suggest looking at firmware interaction problems.

I'm upgrading system firmware so I can upgrade to 2.6.16.
(SAL needs to be updated)
If the problem is reproducable on 2.6.16, I'll post again.

hth,
grant
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