[Vm-dev] Suspend

John M McIntosh johnmci at smalltalkconsulting.com
Wed Jul 18 20:15:02 UTC 2007

On Jul 18, 2007, at 1:09 PM, tim Rowledge wrote:

> On 18-Jul-07, at 18-Jul;12:27 PM, John M McIntosh wrote:
>> That is what the getNextWakeupTick() does, it returns the time the  
>> vm has to wakeup to service the next delay since at that point all  
>> processes
>> are:
>> (a) waiting on a semaphore
>> (b) waiting on a Delay to terminate in the future which is found  
>> via getNextWakeupTick()
> Well yes; so perhaps one might change the relinquish so that it no  
> longer effectively adds a fake wakeuptick.

I'm not sure what you mean by adding a fake wakeup tick?


John M. McIntosh <johnmci at smalltalkconsulting.com>
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