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From: Roman Zippel <>
To: "Francis Moreau" <>
Subject: Re: Question on timekeeping subsystem
Date: Thu, 14 Feb 2008 02:37:51 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
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On Wednesday 13. February 2008, Francis Moreau wrote:

> First I tried to find some documentation on the current implementation
> but haven't found any thing really usefull. Specially there's nothing about
> it in Documentation/ directory. Please correct me if I'm already wrong.
> Actually I read the implementation of update_wall_time() and I really fail
> to understand how it works. This is probably because I don't know
> what "xtime_nsec" and "error" fields in clocksource struct are for.
> These fields are not documented anywhere in the source code so it
> should be obvious but unfortunately not for me.

These mails should help to understand, what this code does:

bye, Roman

  reply	other threads:[~2008-02-14  1:38 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 3+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2008-02-13 14:02 Francis Moreau
2008-02-14  1:37 ` Roman Zippel [this message]
2008-02-14 11:37   ` Francis Moreau

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