sleep for specified time

Lowell Gilbert freebsd-questions-local at
Fri May 30 06:04:53 PDT 2003

> > someone please tell me how to make a kld sleep for specified number of 
> > microseconds
> > 
> > its urgent.
> nanosleep (microseconds*1000);

In the kernel?  Surely not.

I think you'd need to explicitly run the scheduler, and probably use a
timer event to resume later.  There are established techniques for
these things, but the BSD kernel details aren't my specialty...

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