[riot-devel] Comments from IRC

Ludwig Ortmann ludwig.ortmann at fu-berlin.de
Mon Oct 13 11:23:11 CEST 2014


Hi,

On Mon, Oct 13, 2014 at 10:42:45AM +0200, Oleg Hahm wrote:
> > >2014-10-11 16:00:57	corecode	vtimer assumes 4096 seconds is a valid hwtimer value
> > no idea, anyone?
> 
> Because hwtimer uses 32 bit timestamps. As long as the underlying timer does
> not run faster as 1MHz, that sounds like a valid assumption.

But this sounds like it does make sense to have it configurable.
Btw: Didn't a related issue also come up in @rousselk's recent timer
PR?

Cheers, Ludwig


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