[plug] Timer library/functions

Bevan Broun bevanb at ee.uwa.edu.au
Fri Apr 7 14:02:33 WST 2000

see man ftime, I think it's what you want.

on Fri, Apr 07, 2000 at 01:46:48PM +0800, Christian <christian at amnet.net.au> wrote:
> Hi all,
> Does anyone know of a C function(s) or library that allow the programmer
> to record the time that's elapsed (to a reasonable resolution, i.e., *at
> least* milliseconds; preferably microseconds) between two subsequent
> system calls?  There seem to be lots of functions and libraries to set a
> timer which goes off after the specified time but nothing which actually
> allows the time between two intra-program events to be measured.

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