[vdr] PANIC: watchdog timer expired - exiting

Matthias Schwarzott zzam at gentoo.org
Sun Dec 2 15:05:05 CET 2007


On Sonntag, 2. Dezember 2007, Klaus Schmidinger wrote:
> 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.
>
Then please do fix it so that it also works with HZ=100, as that is also a 
valid setting I think VDR should be able to run with.

Matthias

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