Re: [PATCH] do_gettimeofday() fails to compensate for lost ticks

From: Khalid Aziz <khalid_aziz_at_hp.com>
Date: 2003-09-25 04:31:22
David Mosberger wrote:
> Not sure off-hand and I haven't looked at the 2.4 code-base in a
> while, but aren't we double-compensating in do_settimeofday()?  There,
> we have:
> 
>                 tv->tv_usec -= gettimeoffset();
>                 tv->tv_usec -= (jiffies - wall_jiffies) * (1000000 / HZ);
> 
> Perhaps the second line just needs to go?
> 
>         --david

I bet you are right. I will try taking that line out.

--
Khalid 

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Khalid Aziz                                Linux and Open Source Lab
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khalid@hp.com                                       Fort Collins, CO

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