[ipxe-devel] [PATCH] [EFI] Dynamically determine EFI tick count

Leendert van Doorn leendert at paramecium.org
Mon Jun 13 12:08:49 UTC 2016

On 6/13/16, 1:53 AM, "Michael Brown" <mcb30 at ipxe.org> wrote:

>We do not want to run the timer callback at the maximum possible rate, 
>since that is incredibly wasteful of CPU.

>The current code uses bs->SetTimer() to start a low-overhead timer 
>callback running at 20Hz, which is all we need to handle retransmission 
>timeouts.  (The equivalent timer under BIOS runs at 18.2Hz.)

Yes, I realized that this morning after my shower. It isn’t the frequency
of the timer that’s causing my problem but the duration of the link-wait

Please ignore this patch,


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