[MPlayer-users] mplayer debian package should set sysctl for rtc (was: Re: was fixed in 1.3.25-16, set the sysctl)

Arthur Korn arthur at korn.ch
Fri Sep 3 20:28:55 CEST 2004


In short, you could set sysctl dev/rtc/max-user-freq=1024 in a
init script or similar to permit users to use RTC timing.

I send you this mail since I got a bug report on the devfsd
about it.

arthur schrieb:
> Hi
> the perms file for devfsd 1.3.25-16 contains:
> REGISTER ^misc/rtc PERMISSIONS root.root 0664
> which is set accordingly here.
> current mplayer wants me to do
> sysctl dev/rtc/max-user-freq=1024
> though, probably that's your problem.
> mplayer maybe should offer to set this in an initscript or the
> like.
> ciao, 2ri

HTH, 2ri
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