How do I determine which timer is being used in RHEL4 x86_64?

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Issue

Customer is looking to use HPET timer on a RHEL4 x86_64 server. Wants to know how to determine what timer is being used and what is the default.

Environment

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4

  • x86_64 (This does not apply to other architectures)

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