On Sun, Sep 08, 2002 at 12:16:26PM +0200, Poul-Henning Kamp wrote:
> In message <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>, Craig Rodrigues writes:
> >Is there a problem with the ACPI code or with my
> >hardware (an ASUS P5A-B motherboard from about 3 or 4 years ago). 
> >
> >How can I default to i8254 as my default timer?  Is there
> >something I should put in device.hints?
> Put it in /etc/rc.early:
>       sysctl kern.timecounterhardware=i8254

I put the following lin in /etc/sysctl.conf and it did the job:

> I have not been able to understand in what way this board fails :-(
> Does the time run uniformly fast, ie: 7 minutes every 5, all the
> time, or is it erratic ?

I didn't do a very thorough analysis of the problem, but
it seemed to erratic.

Craig Rodrigues        

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