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Re: "dmesg -T" date doesn't match "date" output (Dennis Ferguson) writes:

>It may be worth pointing out that the code in kern/kern_tc.c is written to
>maintain the identity

>    time = uptime + boottime

>at all times, except that it instead maintains a local version of boottime
>in the local variable timebasebin.

That is a weird way to describe that it does not maintain that identity.

>would produce a time(now) that is at least a few seconds closer to reality.

But would be mostly useless.

                                Michael van Elst
                                "A potential Snark may lurk in every tree."

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