calcru negative time error
jimit at myrealbox.com
Wed Jun 4 16:03:20 PDT 2003
At 11:58 PM -0500 6/3/03, Shane Kinney wrote:
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>On Tue, 3 Jun 2003, Jimi Thompson wrote:
>> That web page said to enter this command (which I do not have a good
>> understanding of but did anyway)
> > # sysctl -w kern.timecounter.method=1
>> which I did, but apparently my 5.0 doesn't like that because it
>> promptly spit back:
>> sysctl: unknown oid 'kern.timecounter.method'
>I looked at that FAQ page, and right underneath where it lists that
>command it says the following:
>Note: The -w option of sysctl(8) is deprecated and silently ignored in
>FreeBSD 4.4-RELEASE and all newer versions. You can safely ommit it when
>setting options with sysctl as shown above.
>I'd give it a try with out the '-w' flag. Although I don't know if it'll fix
>your issues. Just maybe a step in the right direction.
It still generates the exact same error message
> > Thanks,
>> Ms. Jimi Thompson, CISSP, Rev.
>IRC: irc.freebsdhackers.net #freebsd
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Ms. Jimi Thompson, CISSP, Rev.
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