[Assist] Trouble with the hardware clock

wilbur-wtkh at arcor.de wilbur-wtkh at arcor.de
Sat Dec 19 19:25:06 GMT 2015


Hello Fran! 

Thanks a lot for your comment. I was looking for a solution for quite a while. I have a Thinkpad with Libreboot and there is a comment on the mailing list that should solve the problem.
https://lists.nongnu.org/archive/html/libreboot/2015-12/msg00054.html

I will try later. Thanks again.


----- Original Nachricht ----
Von:     Fran <fran at chavant.ninja>
An:      assist at lists.parabola.nu
Datum:   19.12.2015 19:04
Betreff: Re: [Assist] Trouble with the hardware clock

> I am facing the same problem on my Thinkpad X200. While I have not
> spent much time investigating the issue downgrading to
> linux-libre-4.2.5_gnu1 made it disappear.
> 
> 
> On 18.12.2015 01:24, wilbur-wtkh at arcor.de wrote:
> > Hello everyone,
> > 
> > since the updates on December 15 I am having problems with the
> > hardware clock. I am getting the following message at boot:
> > 
> > rtc_cmos: hctosys: unable to read the hardware clock
> > 
> > I have to set the time and date manually each time I boot.
> > I tried lots of stuff explained on this page
> > (http://linux.die.net/man/8/hwclock) but nothing I did resolved the
> > issue.
> > 
> > Could the problem be related to the kernel-update on December 15? I am
> > running out of ideas on how to solve this riddle.
> > 
> > Regards
> > Wilbur
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