Subject: Re: NFS file handles are guessable.
To: Perry E. Metzger <email@example.com>
From: Jonathan Stone <jonathan@DSG.Stanford.EDU>
Date: 03/07/1997 16:09:23
>1) an MI interface to a high speed counter/timer, such as, say, a
> macro to access a CPU instruction counter if one exists. If there
> isn't such a low cost/high resolution timer available, microtime
> could be used (but its best to avoid that if a better timer is
Is nanotime() good enough? We may get cycle times faster than
nanoseconds in a very few years, but AFAIK we're not qiute there yet.
And we should be providing nanotime() in any case.
Or did the nanosecond-time-resolution changes die with JTC's semi-departure?