tvtohz

TVTOHZ(9)                BSD Kernel Developer's Manual               TVTOHZ(9)

NAME
     tvtohz — convert time interval to tick count

SYNOPSIS
     #include <sys/time.h>

     int
     tvtohz(struct timeval *tv);

DESCRIPTION
     The tvtohz() function accepts a single argument tv which specifies the
     time interval over which to calculate the number of system ticks that
     would elapse.

RETURN VALUES
     Returns the integral number of system ticks expected to elapse in the
     given interval, including the current tick.

SEE ALSO
     microtime(9), microuptime(9), timeout(9)

HISTORY
     The tvtohz function first appeared in FreeBSD 3.0

AUTHORS
     This manual page was written by Kelly Yancey <kbyanc@posi.net>.

BSD                             January 3, 2000                            BSD