struct timehands: th_generation field
adrian.chadd at gmail.com
Fri Jul 24 16:50:11 UTC 2015
accessing hardware isn't free. Locking also isn't free. That's why
there's this mechanism.
On 24 July 2015 at 08:58, <deco33000 at yandex.com> wrote:
> I read the document and understood it I guess.
> Very interesting, and well engineered.
> On x86/i386/amd64, could not all this be replaced by a simple call to apic timer ?
> We would get the timestamp, we can even store it, make calculation on top of it.
> My jugement may miss something important though. That is why I ask :)
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