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    SubjectRe: hrtimer.h
    On Thu, 2006-11-30 at 01:42 +0100, Ariel Chÿffffe1vez Lorenzo wrote:
    > Hi,
    > Since the kernel 2.6.18 has incorporated the high
    > resolution timer itself, I'm trying to test it, but on
    > my GNU/Debian I can't figure out how to include
    > hrtimer.h, that is on /usr/src/linux/include/, the
    > headers.
    > I use the following command to try to compile it.
    > gcc -D__KERNEL__ -I /usr/src/linux/include ex.c
    > ex.c is just the inclusion of hrtimer.h
    > #include <linux/hrtimer.h>
    > int main()
    > {
    > return 0;
    > }

    As stated, the kernel headers have nothing to do with user space code.

    But I'll educate you a little more.

    First, high resolution timers are not in 2.6.18. The hrtimers are, but
    the actual meat that makes them high resolution wont be in until
    (hopefully) 2.6.20 (or perhaps a little later).

    To use the high resolution timers (when they are in), you don't need to
    do anything special. nanosleep, and all the posix timers will get them

    -- Steve

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