function::jiffies(3stap) — Linux manual page


FUNCTION::JIFFIES(3stap)   Timestamp Functions  FUNCTION::JIFFIES(3stap)

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       function::jiffies - Kernel jiffies count

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       This function returns the value of the kernel jiffies variable.
       This value is incremented periodically by timer interrupts, and
       may wrap around a 32-bit or 64-bit boundary. See HZ.

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SystemTap Tapset Reference    November 2023     FUNCTION::JIFFIES(3stap)

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