"Dave Cross" <davorg(a)gmail.com> wrote:
On 3/24/07, David G. Miller <dave(a)davenjudy.org> wrote:
> > "Dave Cross" <davorg(a)gmail.com> wrote:
>> > > Three strange things that have recently started happening on my Dell
>> > > 5100 running FC6.
>> > >
>> > > 1/ The clock loses time. In about an hour of elapsed time, the clock
>> > > moves on thirty minutes.
> > I can't address the other two problems but by any chance is this a 64
> > bit system? There was a similar problem (clock ran precisely twice as
> > fast) back in the FC4 days. Do some googling for you chipset and
> > clock. Actually, a slow running clock could also be causing your video
> > weirdness.
The system has two Intel Pentium 4 CPUs. /etc/cpuinfo reports them both as:
model name : Intel(R) Pentium(R) 4 CPU 3.00GHz
I was thinking more along the lines of looking at what comes back for
the following Google search:
You may do better substituting your chipset or your motherboard for
"pentium 4" in the search terms. The problem I alluded to in my
previous posting was specific to the Radeon 200M chipset.
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