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    SubjectRe: x86, ARM, PARISC, PPC, MIPS and Sparc folks please run this

    On Mon, 1 Sep 2003, Jamie Lokier wrote:

    > Sam Creasey wrote:
    > > bash-2.03# time ./jamie-test2
    > > (2048) [10000,10000,0] Test separation: 8192 bytes: pass
    > Mighty suspicious gettimeofday() you have there.
    > > real 1m34.330s
    > > user 1m30.030s
    > > sys 0m4.070s
    > Indeed, on other systems the test completes in a few seconds at most,
    > not because of CPU speed, but because gettimeofday() returns high
    > resolution time on them.
    > Isn't there a way to read high resolution time on the 68020 Sun-3?

    AFAICT, no. I've dug through the datasheets for the intersil RTC used, as
    well as the NetBSD code, and SunOS headers, and it seems that we're stuck
    with 1/100th second accuracy. Bummer.

    -- Sam

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