From: Greg Colvin (gcolvin_at_[hidden])
Date: 2000-02-02 16:00:26
From: Greg Colvin <gcolvin_at_[hidden]>
> From: Miki Jovanovic <miki_at_[hidden]>
> > "greg colvin" <gcolvi-_at_[hidden]> wrote:
> > > long start = System.currentTimeMillis();
> > vs.
> > > clock_t start = clock();
> > MSDN says:
> > "clock() returns the number of clock ticks of elapsed processor time."
> > vs.
> > currentTimeMillis() returns the difference, measured in milliseconds,
> > between the current time and midnight, January 1, 1970 UTC.
> > Would this processor time vs real time make much of a difference here?
> No, I print the elapsed time in milliseconds:
> printf("fill vector: %ld\n",
> ((long)clock() - start)*1000/CLOCKS_PER_SEC
Never mind -- I see what you mean. I doubt it matters on my
system, but I'll recode my C++ test to use real time. Thanks.
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