Subject: Re: microtime(9) slow on i386?
To: Perry E. Metzger <email@example.com>
From: Andreas Persson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 10/24/2001 21:47:43
On Mon, Oct 22, 2001 at 05:15:28PM -0400, "Perry E. Metzger" <email@example.com> wrote:
>We can check the cycle timer, but the problem there is that we can
>easily lose on a machine with a variable rate clock.
Are there any cpus which do this without OS support (with ACPI)?
You would need to support ACPI/APM anyway, to compensate for the various
>Perry E. Metzger firstname.lastname@example.org
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