des at ofug.org
Mon Mar 31 13:41:36 PST 2003
"Evan S." <evms at bu.edu> writes:
> > Yes, but it would be easier to answer your question if you told us
> > what you need the information for.
> Sorry; I'll be more specific. I'm porting a deadline-scheduler from Linux over
> to FreeBSD that determines deadines by using jiffies. For example, process
> 1's deadline is when jiffies=10 and so on. I just discovered the global
> variable 'ticks' which seems to suit my needs, is this correct?
Yes - as far as I know our ticks and Linux's jiffies are exactly the
Dag-Erling Smørgrav - des at ofug.org
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