lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2001]   [Oct]   [29]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
/
Date
From
SubjectRe: Nasty suprise with uptime
A 32 bit uptime patch should also include a new kernel parameter that 
could be passed from LILO: uptime. Then you could test the uptime patch
by passing uptime=4294967295

Or make /proc/uptime writable.

David Relson wrote:

> Let's assume you have the counter changed to 32 bits - RIGHT NOW
> (tm). Build a kernel, install it, reboot. It'll be over a year
> (approx Jan 2003) before the change will be noticeable...
>
> Methinks that's a long time to wait for a result :-)
>
> David
>


-
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to majordomo@vger.kernel.org
More majordomo info at http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html
Please read the FAQ at http://www.tux.org/lkml/

\
 
 \ /
  Last update: 2005-03-22 13:12    [W:2.187 / U:0.864 seconds]
©2003-2020 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site