Re: PATCH: /proc/sys/kernel/hz

From: Kurt Garloff (
Date: Mon Jul 16 2001 - 12:13:53 EST

On Mon, Jul 16, 2001 at 09:50:35AM -0700, Ulrich Drepper wrote:
> hz = sysconf (_SC_CLK_TCK);
> Update your libc and this info will come from the kernel.

Suppose HZ is variable. How does glibc find out about HZ of the _running_
kernel? Just curious ... as I don't see a public place where the kernel
publishes such info.


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