Mail Archives: djgpp/1999/09/02/09:26:33

Date: Thu, 2 Sep 1999 10:58:46 +0300 (IDT)
From: Eli Zaretskii <eliz AT is DOT elta DOT co DOT il>
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To: Gisle Vanem <giva AT bryggen DOT bgnett DOT no>
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Subject: Re: OS/2 + delay() bug
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On Wed, 1 Sep 1999, Gisle Vanem wrote:

> It's probably a bug in emulation of Int15h/86. AFAIK Win-NT has a 
> similar problem with delay(). Better to use usleep() altogether.

A problem with `usleep' is that it has a 55-msec granularity; `delay' has 
a 1-msec granularity.  If you need delays smaller than 55 msec, you might 
try writing your own loop that calls `uclock'.  (I don't know whether 
`uclock' works well on OS/2.)

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