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Re: [Scheme-reports] Comments on draft 6
On Mon 20 Feb 2012 16:52, Vitaly Magerya <vmagerya@x> writes:
>>> Page 56, section 6.13.4: what is the rationale for having
>>> current-jiffy and jiffies-per-second functions? Why doesn't
>>> current-jiffy return seconds directly?
> I see. Is this an important optimization? Are there implementations
> that have similar functionality (i.e. fixnum-based monotonic timer)?
FWIW, Guile does this. It's worthwhile in some cases.
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