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    SubjectRe: nanosleep() uses CLOCK_MONOTONIC, should be CLOCK_REALTIME?
    On Tue, Jun 24, 2008 at 10:01 AM, Bart Van Assche
    <bart.vanassche@gmail.com> wrote:
    > On Tue, Jun 24, 2008 at 7:39 AM, Michael Kerrisk
    > <mtk.manpages@googlemail.com> wrote:
    >> I'll add some text (not quite sure what yet) in the nanosleep() man
    >> page on this point.
    >
    > You could e.g. mention that nanosleep() is neither affected by the
    > settimeofday() system call

    Thanks. Yes, that follows fairly naturally from the statement about
    clock_settime().

    > nor by adjtimex() (this last one is used by
    > ntpd).

    That surprised me a little. So gradual adjustments to the time made
    by adjtime() / adjtimex() really don't affect nanosleep()?

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    Michael Kerrisk
    Linux man-pages maintainer; http://www.kernel.org/doc/man-pages/
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