Subject: Re: rc.d: time synchronization issues at boot time
To: None <mouse@Rodents.Montreal.QC.CA>
From: Ben Harris <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 03/16/2005 17:11:14
In article <200503161658.LAA25209@Sparkle.Rodents.Montreal.QC.CA> you write:
>Alternatively, I wonder if we should provide a time-since-boot
>interface for things like named that don't really care what time it is
>but do want to do relative timing.  (This interface would be affected
>by time slews but not time steps.)

You mean like clock_gettime(CLOCK_MONOTONIC)?  Actually, it doesn't quite do
what you want, since it isn't affected by adjtime() either.

Ben Harris                                                   <>
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