times - get process times


SYNOPSIS

       #include <sys/times.h>

       clock_t times(struct tms *buf);


DESCRIPTION

       times stores the current process times in buf.

       struct tms is as defined in /usr/include/sys/times.h:

       struct  tms  {
                    clock_t tms_utime;  /* user time */
                    clock_t tms_stime;  /* system time */
                    clock_t tms_cutime; /* user time of children */
                    clock_t tms_cstime; /* system time of children */
                    };

       times  returns the number of clock ticks that have elapsed
       since the system has been up.


CONFORMING TO

       SVr4, SVID, POSIX, X/OPEN, BSD 4.3


SEE ALSO

       time(1), getrusage(2), wait(2)