> >>>>> On Tue, 16 Apr 2002 10:18:18 -0700 (PDT), Davide Libenzi <email@example.com> said:
> Davide> i still have pieces of paper on my desk about tests done on
> Davide> my dual piii where by hacking HZ to 1000 the kernel build
> Davide> time went from an average of 2min:30sec to an average
> Davide> 2min:43sec. that is pretty close to 10%
> Did you keep the timeslice roughly constant?
it was 2.5.1 time and it was still ruled by TICK_SCALE that made the
timeslice to drop from 60ms ( 100HZ ) to 21ms ( 1000HZ ).
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