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    SubjectRe: module mess in -CURRENT
    > Owens' kbuild-2.5 handled it a different way and didn't need exact
    > timings. That is especially important since nanosecond time accuracy is

    You may not believe it, but there are projects other than the kernel
    that do use make too.

    > impossible if you are handling a collection of machines doing the
    > work. NTP is accurate, but not that accurate.

    The patch does not actually implement nanosecond resolution, but
    jiffies resolution (1ms on 2.5), which is easily reachable with NTP.

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