function::jiffies.3stap man page

function::jiffies ā€” Kernel jiffies count

Synopsis

    jiffies:long()

Arguments

None

Description

This function returns the value of the kernel jiffies variable. This value is incremented periodically by timer interrupts, and may wrap around a 32-bit or 64-bit boundary. See HZ.

See Also0

tapset::timestamp(3stap)

Info

October 2017 SystemTap Tapset Reference Timestamp Functions