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Changes for version 1.20 - 1999-02-24

  • make our usleep and ualarm substitutes into hrt_usleep and hrt_ualarm. This helps static links of Perl with other packages that also have usleep, etc. From Ilya Zakharevich <>
  • add C API stuff. From Joshua Pritikin <>
  • VMS Makefile.PL fun. From (Peter Prymmer)
  • hopefully correct "-lc" fix for SCO.
  • add PPD stuff


High resolution ualarm, usleep, and gettimeofday