[Asterisk-Dev] High resolution timers using POSIX clocks instead
gilad at codefidence.com
Tue Jun 7 08:11:51 MST 2005
Derek Smithies wrote:
> Does anyone have some realworld experience on a recent machine & software
> timers to prove they are still a bad idea?
Fact of life - on a 2.4 Linux kernel for x86 or PPC the timer resolution
is 10ms (look for the HZ macro in /usr/src/linux/include/asm/param.h)
That's simply not enough.
2.6 is a whole different kettle of fish.
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