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    SubjectRe: [RFC][PATCH] Convert alpha to use clocksource
    On 03/17/2010 07:01 PM, John Stultz wrote:
    > Alpha has a tsc like rpcc counter that it uses to manage time.
    > This can be converted to an actual clocksource instead of utilizing
    > the arch_gettimeoffset method that is really only there for legacy
    > systems with no continuous counter.

    With 8 seconds or less between roll-overs, do you actually consider
    this a continuous counter? I don't. I suggest this be left alone.


    r~


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