[lug] Linux clock loses time
djulio99 at yahoo.com
Thu Mar 13 12:45:50 MST 2003
I inherited a Dell Inspiron 4100 running Redhat Linux
7.3 (version 2.4.18-3). When the machine is running
Linux it loses about 5 minutes every 8 hours of
runtime. When the machine is off the RTC keeps time
perfectly. I verified this by setting it and then
shutting down Linux. When I booted several days later
the RTC shown at the BIOS level and also when Linux
booted was right on.
Does anyone have an idea of why this might be?
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