The "calcru: negative...." messages.
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Wed Nov 10 14:07:09 PST 2004
Dean Patterson wrote:
> Just to edify all I was getting constant "calcru:
> negative...." messages and I isolated it to ACPI. To
> remedy this I put an entry in the device.hints file to
> disable ACPI. Now to edify me; Is this a good
> aproach? Any issues by not having ACPI loaded? Thank
> you all and to all a good night!
Well, as a brief example, on my old Asus P5A, a worthy mobo I might add,
with ACPI enabled the system time races forward at a rate totally
unrelated to that generally accepted, it becomes tomorrow before tea
time. I have found it most useful to leave it disabled, I dont think I
am losing anything valuable.
All the best
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