[ntp:questions] Re: How to turn off SMM

Jonathan Buzzard jonathan at uk.me.buzzard
Fri Oct 29 18:20:21 UTC 2004

On Fri, 29 Oct 2004 16:09:19 +0200, Marcin Okraszewski wrote:

> Hi,
> I have read that SMM can influence the time on computer:
> http://www.ntp.org/ntpfaq/NTP-s-trouble.htm#AEN5133
> The described symptoms are quite similar that I experience  
> Unfortunately the described way of turning off the SMM is quite
> enigmatic. Could you tell me how to turn it off?

In general you cannot. It would badly mess up ACPI as well. 


Jonathan A. Buzzard                 Email: jonathan (at) buzzard.me.uk
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