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Re: --trace-time times and wireshark timestamps differ

From: Daniel Stenberg <>
Date: Thu, 30 Jun 2016 13:06:38 +0200 (CEST)

On Thu, 30 Jun 2016, Tim Ruehsen wrote:

> Curl is using CLOCK_MONOTONIC for the milliseconds while wireshark (and all
> other tools I know of) use CLOCK_REALTIME.

Ah. Yeah I have no particular explanation why we use CLOCK_MONOTONIC other
than the simple fact that it makes internal timeouts etc easier since it'll
never step backwards...

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