[MPlayer-users] RTC under Suse 9.2

Dominik 'Rathann' Mierzejewski dominik at rangers.eu.org
Thu Jan 27 20:52:01 CET 2005

On Thursday, 27 January 2005 at 16:07, Tono Esteve wrote:
> I've compiled and configured MPlayer 1.0pre6a to use Linux RTC, under 
> SuSE 9.1 it worked OK, but now I've installed SuSE 9.2 and the same 
> mplayer version fails with this message:
> --- cut ---
> Linux RTC init error in ioctl (rtc_irqp_set 1024): Inappropriate ioctl 
> for device
> Try adding "echo 1024 > /proc/sys/dev/rtc/max-user-freq" to your system 
> startup scripts.
> Using nanosleep() timing
> --- end cut ---
> max-user-freq has been configured.
> cat report this:
> cat /proc/sys/dev/rtc/max-user-freq
> 1024
> The question is, How can I use RTC under SuSE 9.2?
> Should I customize(patch/change) my kernel?
> Is there a known workarround ?

This isn't a known problem, but it might not be MPlayer-related.
What are the permissions on /dev/rtc?


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