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SubjectRe: [PATCH 1/5] generic clocksource updates

On Thu, 6 Apr 2006, Thomas Gleixner wrote:

> > Currently this field isn't needed and as soon we have a need for it, we
> > can add proper capability information.
> Is there a reason, why requirements which are known from existing
> experience must be discarded to be reintroduced later ?

Then please explain these requirements.
This field shouldn't have been added in first place, I guess I managed to
confuse John when I talked about handling of continuous vs. tick based
clocks. Currently no user should even care about this, it's an
implementation detail of the clock.

bye, Roman
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