[vdr] PANIC: watchdog timer expired - exiting

Darren Salt linux at youmustbejoking.demon.co.uk
Sun Dec 2 14:34:46 CET 2007


I demand that Klaus Schmidinger may or may not have written...

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> While testing this, I found that on my system the monotonic clock only has
> a resolution of 4000250 ns (about 4 ms), which in your original patch would
> have caused VDR not to use the monotonic clock.

That suggests that your kernel is built with HZ=250 (CONFIG_HZ in
/proc/config.gz).

> Are there actually systems that have a 1 ms resolution?

Any with HZ=1000, I expect :-)

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