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SubjectRe: [PATCH v2 0/3] Deferrable timers support for timerfd API
On 01/13/2014 09:36 PM, Andi Kleen wrote:
> Alexey Perevalov <> writes:
>> Hello all,
>> one remark - timerfd is not documented in linux Documentation
>> directory at all.
>> I think it's better to have such description.
> The documentation is the manpage in man-pages.
> Ideally you change would come with the changed manpage
> too.
> -Andi
Hello Andi,
thank you,

I found ./man2/timerfd_create.2 from is outdated.
TFD_TIMER_CANCEL_ON_SET isn't described, just mention "since linux 3.0"
Clockids CLOCK_REALTIME_ALARM, CLOCK_BOOTTIME_ALARM isn't mentioned at all.

I'm not technical writer, but I'll try to describe _ALARM clockids and
flags introduced by Anton's patchset.

Best regards,
Alexey Perevalov

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