Time Drifts With Delta Lists
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- What they also teach in "Intro To OS 101", is that timers tend to
- I.e, because we're not running on a real-time operating system,
a sleep for X seconds may cause us to wake after X seconds + Y
- If we had a delta-list of timers, and each timer wakes up slightly too
late, then after several timer set-off events, we'll start collecting
a noticeable delay.