Applications Can Time Out If Environment Variable HZ Is Set Inappropriately (Doc ID 1300025.1)

Last updated on JULY 29, 2016

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 8 6/00 U1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Applications that use the clock(3c) library call may time out or report incorrect results if the HZ environment variable is set to an inappropriate value.

Cause

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