[vdr] PANIC: watchdog timer expired - exiting

Klaus Schmidinger Klaus.Schmidinger at cadsoft.de
Sun Dec 2 14:47:35 CET 2007


On 12/02/07 14:34, Darren Salt wrote:
> I demand that Klaus Schmidinger may or may not have written...
> 
> [snip]
>> 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).

I'm running the default SUSE 10.2 kernel.

>> Are there actually systems that have a 1 ms resolution?
> 
> Any with HZ=1000, I expect :-)

Ok, I see.

I'll make it a 5 ms limit then, to allow default kernels to work.

Klaus



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