Subject: Re: Improved timer code
To: Matt Thomas <>
From: Martin Husemann <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 10/18/1998 10:00:42
> The callout code under BSD has always been, uh, 
> less than optimal.  Since it is O(n) on operations
> it really sucks on slow processors (VAX, i386, etc.)

I'm pretty sure FreeBSD has solved this quite some time ago, don't know if
they used the stuff referenced here. Maybe we should take a look there