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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] ia64: change usermode HZ to 250
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    Ar Llu, 2006-07-10 am 21:01 -0600, ysgrifennodd David Mosberger-Tang:
    > Note that Alan didn't claim that *all* (Linux-supported) architectures
    > expose a constant user HZ, only the "mainstream" ones. I won't get

    Indeed. IA64 likes to be different

    > into the debate as to what qualifies as "mainstream", but clearly IA64
    > does not (and should not) expose a constant value, since there were no
    > legacy-binary-issue and we chose to insist that apps should uses
    > sysconf() or equivalent if they need to know the clocktick.

    In the case where you are running x86 binaries where you do need to
    translate of course.

    Alan

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