Re: NTP dumps Linux, film at 11. [Fwd/FYI]

Brandon S. Allbery KF8NH (
Wed, 02 Dec 1998 18:01:04 -0500

In message <>, "Stephen C. Tweedie"
| Related issue: the redhat distribution uses dynamic module loading
| extensively. I wouldn't be in the slightest bit surprised if you were
| probing for modules which lost ticks during the load. Are the lost
| ticks reproducible on a custom-built kernel with no modules on an
| otherwise standard redhat system?

Hm. That could well be involved. I'll see about testing it on my testbed
UP box tomorrow --- AFS is a module, but it's not an autoload so it
shouldn't affect things while running.

brandon s. allbery	[os/2][linux][solaris][japh]
system administrator	     [WAY too many hats]
carnegie mellon / electrical and computer engineering			 KF8NH
			  Kiss my bits, Billy-boy.

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