HyperNews Linux KHG
10 ms timer patch
The Linux Kernel Hackers' Guide
Need quicker timer than 100 ms in kernel-module (Erik Thiele)
Date: Thu, 09 Jan 1997 03:55:29 GMT
From: Reinhold J. Gerharz <firstname.lastname@example.org>
The "little engines" are call stepper-motors.
I have a kernel patch that allows a module to insert a high-priority hook function on the timer interrupt. It's very
simple, actually. I can email it, as I don't have a web or
ftp site of my own.
Please send me the patch by Jin Hwang