Re: [PATCH] ia64: change usermode HZ to 250

From: Arjan van de Ven <>
Date: 2006-07-08 16:42:43
> So does i386 convert the return value of the times(2) call to user
> hertz?  On IA64, it returns the value in internal clock ticks, and
> then when a program uses the value in param.h, it gets it wrong now,
> because internal HZ is now 250.
> So is times() is broken in IA64, or is this an exception to Alan's
> statement?

yes it's broken; it needs to convert it to the original HZ (1024) and
make the sysconf() function also return 1024

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