[Python-Dev] Rename time.steady(strict=True) to time.monotonic()?
victor.stinner at gmail.com
Sat Mar 24 01:45:37 CET 2012
>> - time.clock(): monotonic clock on Windows, CPU time on UNIX
> Actually, I think that is not correct. Or at least *was* not correct in
Oh, I was not aware of this issue. Do you suggest to not use
QueryPerformanceCounter() on Windows to implement a monotonic clock?
The python-monotonic-time project uses GetTickCount64(), or
GetTickCount(), on Windows. GetTickCount64() was added to Windows
Seven / Server 2008. GetTickCount() overflows after 49 days.
QueryPerformanceCounter() has a better resolution than
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