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

Mike Oxford <>
Tue May 24 19:48:40 CEST 2011


Breaks compatibility (backwards and cross platform.)

-mox

On Tue, May 24, 2011 at 8:42 AM, Jack Moffitt <> wrote:

> > 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.
>
> jack.
>
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