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al_create_timer — Allegro 5 API

Synopsis

#include <allegro5/allegro.h>

ALLEGRO_TIMER *al_create_timer(double speed_secs)

Description

Allocates and initializes a timer. If successful, a pointer to a new timer object is returned, otherwise NULL is returned. speed_secs is in seconds per "tick", and must be positive. The new timer is initially stopped.

Usage note: typical granularity is on the order of microseconds, but with some drivers might only be milliseconds.

See Also

al_start_timer(3), al_destroy_timer(3)

Referenced By

al_destroy_timer(3), al_get_timer_speed(3), al_set_timer_speed(3).

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