[Top] [All Lists]

Re: [MIPS] Use generic NTP code for all MIPS platforms

To: Atsushi Nemoto <>
Subject: Re: [MIPS] Use generic NTP code for all MIPS platforms
From: Franck Bui-Huu <>
Date: Mon, 13 Aug 2007 20:51:39 +0200
Dkim-signature: a=rsa-sha1; c=relaxed/relaxed;; s=beta; h=domainkey-signature:received:received:message-id:date:from:user-agent:mime-version:to:cc:subject:references:in-reply-to:content-type:content-transfer-encoding; b=deLfzBbmi2ci5rk7qRwlhmtfUmphcaTAs1WC6YdyeQYBaRkvkOs5jjPHZ8uoOXc32C9uvWTnoVPtJ8hK576kfqZlAXSg1gPQ762bY/rtRg/TaVg5M/LSNXLMNxiX+8J1S7NI9RJJon3AjiXlzNYCilCJqefz7lFEEudTFjWsGeU=
Domainkey-signature: a=rsa-sha1; c=nofws;; s=beta; h=received:message-id:date:from:user-agent:mime-version:to:cc:subject:references:in-reply-to:content-type:content-transfer-encoding; b=qAnty6FvMFTbzAw6LKTU+SUu2OVjAJBZN6Jamel+CmmyKhbRe+nASEQeEE2lQoxdqKEiTx+/2zRlQIkphjme58C9gi1/TDNpA8xvOIyU9fBri5cTZoETYOYFHR7LRH7AJ2aardAYk277XSZgIeZRc7pEXTRyL1Bxr2vL3nkQ8Q4=
In-reply-to: <>
Original-recipient: rfc822;
References: <S20023068AbXHMO0W/> <> <> <>
User-agent: Thunderbird (X11/20070719)
Atsushi Nemoto wrote:
> On Mon, 13 Aug 2007 17:56:38 +0200, Franck Bui-Huu <> 
> wrote:
>>> I think there are no point using GENERIC_CMOS_UPDATE for users of the
>>> new-style RTC_CLASS drivers or platforms with no RTC.
>> But how the new-style RTC drivers get updated ?
> IIUC for now there are no kernel-mode NTP syncronization for new style
> RTC drivers.  (Please correct me if I was wrong)

Well a more general question could be how is the RTC class layer
supposed to interact with the kernel ?

Should RTC class layer implement a general service to update/read the
RTC, IOW should it implement {read,update}_persistent_clock() ?


<Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread>