[FoRK] Software hacks using timestamp counters

Gregory Alan Bolcer greg at bolcer.org
Mon Oct 1 06:35:42 PDT 2012

Asus Sabertooth 990fx has that feature built into the bios, called HPC 


On 9/30/2012 7:08 PM, J. Andrew Rogers wrote:

> On most recent Intel architectures (e.g. Core i7) the TSC can be sync-ed system-wide.
Furthermore, there is a mode wherein it runs at a constant rate even if 
other parts of the
silicon change their clock speed or go into a low-power mode.

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