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hirestime

thin wrapper around process.hrtime

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NPM

NPM

hirestime is a thin wrapper around process.hrtime() that does the clumsy handling of the returned array for you. Since version 2.1 this module also works in the browser.

Installation

npm install hirestime

hirestime()

returns a function:

returnedFunction([unit])

returns the elapsed time since the call of hirestime in milliseconds.
an optional unit parameter can be specified that will cause an recalculation.
possible parameters

  • hirestime.S elapsed time in seconds
  • hirestime.MS elapsed time in milliseoncds
  • hirestime.NS elapsed time in nanoseconds

Examples

var hirestime = require('../')
 
//startpoint of the time measurement 
var getElapsed = hirestime()
 
setTimeout(_ => {
    //returns the elapsed milliseconds 
    console.log(getElapsed())
}, 1000)
var hirestime = require('../')
 
//startpoint of the time measurement 
var getElapsed = hirestime()
 
setTimeout(_ => {
   //returns the elapsed seconds 
   console.log(getElapsed(hirestime.S))
}, 1000)