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 From:  Michael Sierchio <kudzu at tenebras dot com>
 To:  Michael Iedema <iedemam at pluto dot dsu dot edu>
 Cc:  'Christiaens Joachim' <jchristi at oce dot be>, m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] pb11 is out...
 Date:  Sat, 31 May 2003 10:09:36 -0700
Michael Iedema wrote:
> It's needed to support the different hardware and architecture of the
> computer itself.  The kernel in the CF image is specific to the soekris
> boards.  Even if you could use the image in a standard x86 computer, the
> kernel has an option specific to the soekris boards that uses an
> alternative clock cycle time.  Your clock would be off.

I'm sure you can override


at least at boot time.

Or you could modify PHK's ELAN timekeeping code to consult
a MIB value for the clock freq.