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Question: Very short waits

Forum: Supporting Functions
Keywords: short timer jiffies sleep wait
Date: Mon, 23 Sep 1996 20:02:38 GMT
From: Kenn Humborg <>

Is there any way to wait for less than a jiffy without spinning and tying up the CPU?

I'm trying to implement a key-click and kd_mksound can't make sounds shorter than 10ms.


Kenn Humborg