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    SubjectRe: FW: [RFC] A more general timeout specification
    Perez-Gonzalez, Inaky wrote:

    >>I can get the first sleep. Suppose I oversleep by X nanoseconds. I
    >>wake, and get an opaque timeout back. How do I ask for the new wake
    >>time to be "endtime + INTERVAL"?
    >
    >
    > endtime.ts += INTERVAL
    > [we all know opaque is relative too]

    Heh. Okay, then what are the rules about what I'm allowed to do with
    endtime? Joe mentioned there was a bit in there somewhere to denote
    absolute time.

    > Or better, use itimers :)

    I as actually thinking in terms of implementing itimers on top of your
    new API.

    Chris

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