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    SubjectRe: MSEC_TO_JIFFIES is messed up...
    Ingo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu> wrote:
    >
    > yet another patch - this time it's: complete, covers irda, accelerates
    > HZ=100, unifies the slightly differing namespaces and compiles/boots as
    > well.
    >
    > ...
    >
    > [hz-cleanup-2.6.6-A2 text/plain (2657 bytes)]

    This doesn't have the little round up which some implementations had, so
    someone who tries to sleep for 9 millisscondes on a 100HZ box may end up in
    a busywait. Looks risky.

    The SCTP version looks like it'll generate awful code, so let's not use
    that.

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