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Subject[PATCH] powerpc: dont allow old RTC to be selected

> I've had several spates of time-going-nuts on ppc64. The most recent one
> was because someone went and fiddled with Kconfig naming and I lost the RTC
> driver.

This might help a bit:

Now powerpc uses the generic RTC stuff we should not enable the old
RTC. Doing so will result in hangs at boot.

Signed-off-by: Anton Blanchard <>

Index: build/drivers/char/Kconfig
--- build.orig/drivers/char/Kconfig 2006-02-09 11:35:15.000000000 +1100
+++ build/drivers/char/Kconfig 2006-02-13 14:55:22.000000000 +1100
@@ -695,7 +695,7 @@ config NVRAM

config RTC
tristate "Enhanced Real Time Clock Support"
- depends on !PPC32 && !PARISC && !IA64 && !M68K && (!SPARC || PCI) && !FRV
+ depends on !PPC && !PARISC && !IA64 && !M68K && (!SPARC || PCI) && !FRV
If you say Y here and create a character special file /dev/rtc with
major number 10 and minor number 135 using mknod ("man mknod"), you
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