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    SubjectRe: rdtsc to mili secs?
    Followup to:  <>
    By author: Pavel Machek <>
    In newsgroup:

    > > Actually, on machines where RDTSC works correctly, you'd like to use
    > > that to detect a lost timer interrupt.
    > >
    > > It's tough, it really is :(
    > Well, my patch did not do that but you probably want lost timer
    > interrupt detection so that you avoid false alarms.
    > But that means you can no longer detect speed change after 10msec:
    > going from 150MHz to 300MHz is very similar to one lost timer
    > interrupt.

    That's the point.

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