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    SubjectRe: [PATCH 2/3] High-res-timers part 2 (x86 platform code) take 7
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    george anzinger wrote:

    >
    > This patch, in conjunction with the "core" high-res-timers
    > patch implements high resolution timers on the i386
    > platforms. The high-res-timers use the periodic interrupt
    > to "remind" the system to look at the clock. The clock
    > should be relatively high resolution (1 micro second or
    > better). This patch allows configuring of three possible
    > clocks, the TSC, the ACPI pm timer, or the Programmable
    > interrupt timer (PIT). Most of the changes in this patch
    > are in the arch/i386/kernel/timer/* code.
    >
    Any suggestions on making this patch "more friendly" with 2.5.44-ac3?
    Apparently some of his patch mucked around in the timers source files as
    well as defining completely opposite macros in
    arch/i386/kernel/timers/Makefile. I might of missed it, but I didn't
    notice anything in his changelog which would jump out at me, except for
    some of the Cyrix fixes. I'm going to give it a shot, but I thought I'd
    ask as well.

    Cheers,
    Nicholas


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