The clock comparator associated with the
machines for generating interrupts
comparator feature. The
specifies a doubleword value that is placed in the clock comparator.
The pseudo timer is a special
32 bytes of time and date information in the format shown in Figure 22.
Figure 22. Formats of Pseudo Timer Information
The first eight-byte field is the date, in EBCDIC, in the form
in Hours:Minutes:Seconds. The
processor and total processor time used. The units in which the
processor times are expressed and the length of the fields depend upon
which of two methods is used for interrogating the pseudo timer.
pseudo timer device, which is device type
address in virtual storage where the timer information is to be placed
is specified in the data address portion of the
processor times are expressed as fullwords in high resolution interval