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Re: Tickless/dyntick kernel, highres timer and general time crapectomy

To: Ralf Baechle <ralf@linux-mips.org>
Subject: Re: Tickless/dyntick kernel, highres timer and general time crapectomy
From: Sergei Shtylyov <sshtylyov@ru.mvista.com>
Date: Wed, 06 Jun 2007 23:04:57 +0400
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Hello.

Ralf Baechle wrote:
Particularly Alchemy (and any other system supporting clock scaling) will
need some work there since the cp0 count/compare timer are not useful on
such systems.

   Hm, why it's being used then? :-)

  Ralf

WBR, Sergei

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