[CentOS] vmware running with socket 939 and AMD
rado at rivers-bend.com
Tue Sep 26 14:34:52 UTC 2006
Now this is getting exciting!
Well, ya,I'm running vmware in 2 boxes.
I am hoping this might help someone w/the config that follows:
socket 939 mb
AMD 3200+ clawhammer
1. do: # uname -r
returns: 2.6.9-42.0.2.EL (CentOS 4.4 stock kernel)
2. edit /boot/grub/grub.conf: make the vmlinuz line look like:
kernel /vmlinuz-2.6.9-42.0.2.EL ro root=/dev/VolGroup00/LogVol00 rhgb
"clock=pit" is added.
those are the only tweaks I did to produce a stable clock and get rid of
that repeating kb problem.
I made these tweaks 2 days ago (Sun). Monitoring it yesterday
I never seen the time off more than 1 minute.
but I didn't do any thing on that box yesterday. This morning I just
changed the user back to rado and testing the key repeat issue right
thx Les and Aleksandar for y'alls suggestions.
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