Delay and Linux

Gary Chambers gazzaguru2 at
Wed Jun 13 17:05:13 UTC 2007

Will do.

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Subject: Re: Delay and Linux

On Tuesday 12 June 2007 11:44 pm, Gary Chambers wrote:
> Note the (1000/25) which equals 40ms, around the same as the latency. 
> Called from #relinquishProcessorForMicroseconds: in 
> ProcessorScheduler, By the the idle process with a 1000 microsecond 
> value. This reliquishes the processor for the 1000 microseconds then 
> doesn't check for interrupts (including Pending delay semaphores) 
> until at least 40ms have passed.
You may want to post this in squeak-vm mailing list for clarifications.

Regards .. Subbu

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