Philip Brashear wrote: > Of course, the zg_cpu routine is HIGHLY dependent on the OS and the > compiler. The one provided is strictly a sample. I know. As it turns out, I solved my own problem. I remembered, just as you reminded me, that the one that came with ACES was for VMS. Then I looked at how I had rewritten it and discovered that I had mistaken DURATION for a float when it was really a fixed type, plus 1000000.0 is outside its range. Once I fixed these flaws, I got it to work. > If you're using a single-user system, wall-clock time is the way to go. > What system (if I may ask) are you using? Solaris 2.5. > As I had said, CTA can help if you can fund it. I can provide bits and > pieces of advice (on a spare-time basis) -- I think this is part of my > responsibility as PIWG chair. I'll keep it in mind. -- James Squire mailto:m193884 no junk mail [log in to unmask] MDA Avionics Tools & Processes McDonnell Douglas Aerospace http://www.mdc.com/ Opinions expressed here are my own and NOT my company's "I don't care if you're the Easter bunny. You're not bringing this [knife] on the station." -- Garibaldi to an alien pilgrim, "The Parliament of Dreams"