[erlang-questions] System timers, now/0, and instrumentation

Jack Moffitt <>
Tue May 24 17:42:32 CEST 2011

> I'm still a newbie, but you could write a port/BIF in C which calls into the
> Windows high-resolution timers.  You'll lose a tiny bit but I'd think you'll
> get better than 1ms resolutions.

Better yet, replace the implementation of now() with the high
resolution timers on Windows.


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