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[REBOL] Re: Port checking and timers

From: larry::ecotope::com at: 26-Nov-2000 12:24

Hi Holger
> The resolution of the time! datatype is one nanosecond. To get > the current date/time with the highest possible resolution provided > by the operating system use now/precise (with current experimentals > only). If you only need the time, without the date, use now/precise/time. > > The exact resolution depends on the platform, but is one microsecond > in most cases. >
Using Core (the Windows version), it seems that now/time/precise returns a time with a resolution of only 0.01 second, not microsecond or even millisecond. Is there some way of obtaining the higher precisions mentioned by you and Jeff. Thanks -Larry