This chapter describes functions for manipulating dates and times, including functions for determining what time it is and conversion between different time representations.
|• Time Basics:||Concepts and definitions.|
|• Elapsed Time:||Data types to represent elapsed times|
|• Processor And CPU Time:||Time a program has spent executing.|
|• Calendar Time:||Manipulation of “real” dates and times.|
|• Setting an Alarm:||Sending a signal after a specified time.|
|• Sleeping:||Waiting for a period of time.|