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NAME

       function::jiffies - Kernel jiffies count

SYNOPSIS

           jiffies:long()

ARGUMENTS

       None

DESCRIPTION

       This function returns the value of the kernel jiffies variable. This value is incremented
       periodically by timer interrupts, and may wrap around a 32-bit or 64-bit boundary. See HZ.