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[Xen-bugs] [Bug 1098] [version 3.1.0_15042-51] clocksource/0: Time went

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Subject: [Xen-bugs] [Bug 1098] [version 3.1.0_15042-51] clocksource/0: Time went backwards
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Date: Mon, 29 Oct 2007 16:09:33 -0700
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------- Comment #1 from ian.marlier@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx  2007-10-29 16:09 
There is a confirmed workaround for this issue.

By changing the clocksource of Dom0 from "xen" to "jiffies", the issue appears
to be eliminated.  After doing so, I was able to run burnin testing in dom0 and
three domU's for 72 hours without any errors.

This change is made by doing
echo "jiffies" >

Note that although the error messages appeared from all of the clocksources on
the machine (clocksource/0, clocksource/1, etc), changing only the
current_clocksource for clocksource0 was enough to fix this.  The others were

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