Subject: Re: Avoiding microtime(9) global state
To: Frederick Bruckman <>
From: Martin Husemann <>
List: tech-smp
Date: 06/30/2004 20:25:10
On Wed, Jun 30, 2004 at 11:59:30AM -0500, Frederick Bruckman wrote:
> clock_gettime() is the POSIX interface to the time of day clock, 
> so I guess someone will want to use it.

Sure - but we were talking about time-critical callers. 
On the other hand, microtime has quite a lot of time-critical callers,
which would benefit from any simplification.