VMWare and LFS

Paul Campbell paul at pauls.bsrg.dnsq.org
Sun Oct 14 03:47:15 PDT 2001


Dave Ayers <fogey at mindspring.com> wrote:
> Just comment out the option line. The man page says that the
> first line loads several extensions and they can be operated on
> with various options. Omitting the option above allows dga to be
> loaded and initialized.

Can cause other problems later though when you try and use full 
screen. 

> I also get a mild complaint when starting vmware that the high
> resolution timer (/dev/rtc) is missing. This may cause on-screen
> motions to be uneven, but I haven't noticed any serious problem.
> Anyone know how to add this timer to LFS?

insmod rtc
or add it to you Kernel config next time you compile.  It 
makes a stack of a difference when running windows.  About 20% 
difference.


Cya.

Paul
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