vmware timekeeping

Jorge Biquez jbiquez at icsmx.com
Fri Jun 6 21:12:35 UTC 2008

At 03:23 p.m. 06/06/2008, you wrote:
>I'm running FreeBSD 6.3-release as a guest on VMware ESX 3.0.2.  My 
>problem is that the clock keeps *gaining* time.  I have the 
>"timesync" option turned on in ESX's .vmx file, and I have 
>"hint.apic.0.disabled=1" in my FreeBSD guest's /boot/loader.conf.
>I used to have "kern.hz=100" in loader.conf, but that caused the 
>guest to gain time even faster.
>Does anyone have a good recipe for decent timekeeping in this config?
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Hello all.

Here is something similar. Running 6.2 stable... but the clock lose 
around 6 hours each day


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