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Re: [PATCH] x86: Export tsc related information in sysfs

From:  Ingo Molnar <>
To:  Dan Magenheimer <>
Subject:  Re: [PATCH] x86: Export tsc related information in sysfs
Date:  Tue, 18 May 2010 02:02:21 +0200
Cc:  Thomas Gleixner <>, Andi Kleen <>, Arjan van de Ven <>, Venkatesh Pallipadi <>, "H. Peter Anvin" <>,,
Archive-link:  Article, Thread

* Dan Magenheimer <> wrote:

> Given that I'm not going to win this argument even 
> by pointing to examples, [...]

You could win the argument by coming up with a patch 
that changes gettimeofday to make use of the TSC in a 
reliable manner.

I really mean it - and it might be possible - but we 
have not found it yet.



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