DragonFly users List (threaded) for 2009-04
Re: HPET cputimer
On Thu, Apr 30, 2009 at 10:09 AM, Matthew Dillon
> :Hi all,
> :HPET cputimer is committed to HEAD. I suggest to try it out on your
> :boxes running HEAD, if 'acpidump -d | grep HPET' shows that you have
> :HPET device.
> :To testing it, you need to put:
> :into you /boot/loader.conf.
> :Best Regards,
> Works here! One of my Intel boxes detected it:
Good! Thank you for testing!
> kern.cputimer.freq: 25000000
Ha, you have a 25M one, mine is just above 14M. If its one shot timer
programming model was not that sucking, it would also be a very good
replacement for the current 8245 one shot timer.
> kern.cputimer.clock: 3192798026
> kern.cputimer.name: HPET
> kern.cputimer.select: HPET ACPI-fast24 i8254_timer2 dummy
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