[PlanetCCRMA] Can't compile video drivers against new kernel under RH 9

Vegard Lima Vegard.Lima@hia.no
Fri May 30 07:12:01 2003

Rohan Parkes <rparkes@email.com> writes:

>> That's mplayer trying to program the RTC (the real time timer) to a
>> frequency of 1024, normally only root can program it to frequencies
>> greater than 64Hz. I think there is a /proc control file that can be
>> used to override this...

> Possibly the folks at MPlayer can offer a solution, unless I'm supposed
> to run it as root.


simply put 

  echo 1024 > /proc/sys/dev/rtc/max-user-freq

somewhere in your bootut-scripts (e.g. /etc/rc.d/rc.local).

Vegard Lima