[riot-notifications] [RIOT-OS/RIOT] sys/ps: enable runtime_usec output for the ps command (#16470)

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Wed May 12 15:53:39 CEST 2021


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### Contribution description
I found no way to display the actual time in a thread. The only way is to display the percentage of every thread. So if you only have the percentage you can not distinguish between very inactive threads, because the percentage gets to zero.
I created a new entry for the `schedstatistics` module. The `ps` command is extended by the `runtime_usec` entry.
The time spend in each thread are calculated from the `xtimer` ticks and are displayed in micro seconds.

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### Testing procedure
For testing you can use `examples/gnrc_networking` with `USEMODULE=schedstatistics make -j` to enable the `schedstatistics` module and see the new entry (`runtime_usec`) after the `ps` command.
I used the `samd20-xpro` for testing, but it should not matter which board is used.

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You can view, comment on, or merge this pull request online at:

  https://github.com/RIOT-OS/RIOT/pull/16470

-- Commit Summary --

  * sys/ps/ps.c: enabled runtime in usec for schedstatistics

-- File Changes --

    M sys/ps/ps.c (8)

-- Patch Links --

https://github.com/RIOT-OS/RIOT/pull/16470.patch
https://github.com/RIOT-OS/RIOT/pull/16470.diff

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