[riot-devel] Comments from IRC

Oleg Hahm oliver.hahm at inria.fr
Mon Oct 13 12:38:13 CEST 2014


Hi Ludwig!

> > > >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.

I don't understand exactly what should be configurable, but I agree that we
should aim for a different timer architecture/concept for the new release
(after the fall 2014 release).

> Btw: Didn't a related issue also come up in @rousselk's recent timer
> PR?

Which one?

Cheers,
Oleg
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