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SubjectRe: HZ question
john stultz wrote:

> But you don't really want to know HZ, you want to know timer resolution.
> That's a reasonable request and I believe the posix-timers
> clock_getres() interface might provide what you need. Although I'd defer
> to George (CC'ed) since he's more of an expert on those interfaces.
> You might also want to check out his HRT patches.
> thanks
> -john

Thanks John that does in fact seem to do what I needed. It gives me
enough info that I can tell the HZ of the running kernel. HaHa...
I'm familiar with the HRT stuff as it was on the 2.4 kernel.

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