seting clock problem.

Justin Hibbits jrh29 at
Fri Nov 15 12:35:50 PST 2002

On Fri, Nov 15, 2002 at 08:32:17PM -0000, Laurence Turpin wrote:
> Hi,
> I have installed and compiled my lfs system and it all seems to work fine
> apart from one thing.
> During power up and power down it trys to set the clock and I get the
> following error message.
> setting clock.....
> modprobe: modprobe: Can't locate module char-major-10-135
> What is char-major-10-135?
> please help

char-major-10-135 is a character device w/ major 10, minor 135...aka your rtc.

in your /etc/modules.conf, just put the following line:

alias char-major-10-135 rtc

that way, whenever it tries to set the clock, it will automagically load the
rtc.o module.

good luck,

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