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From: "Alex Vinokur" <alexvn AT bigfoot DOT com>
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Subject: Re: uclock_t & gcc 3.0.4 on Windows-2000
Date: Tue, 23 Apr 2002 14:38:27 +0200
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"Eli Zaretskii" <eliz AT is DOT elta DOT co DOT il> wrote in message news:Pine DOT SUN DOT 3 DOT 91 DOT 1020422093607 DOT 11473G-100000 AT is...

[snip]

|
| Which leaves us with the other alternative:
|
| > |   - uclock tries to reprogram the system timer chip, but Windows 2000,
| > |     being of the NT family, doesn't let you do so.
|
| This doesn't really surprise me: reprogramming the timer on a
| multi-programming OS is something that needs a lot of support in the DOS
| emulator, since the OS cannot let you reprogram the _real_ timer.  And
| the DOS emulator of the NT family is known as one that implements only
| the bare minimum.  Programming the SVGA registers doesn't work for the
| same reason.

So, what is alternative ?
* rusage ? Does it work ?
* something else ?

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