Re: [patch] "HT scheduler", sched-2.5.63-B3

Ingo Molnar (
Fri, 7 Mar 2003 09:15:18 +0100 (CET)

On Fri, 7 Mar 2003, Mike Galbraith wrote:

> I can (could with your earlier patches anyway) eliminate the X stalls by
> setting X junk to SCHED_FIFO. I don't have ram to plug in, but I'm as
> certain as I can be without actually doing so that it's not ram
> shortage.

okay. Can you eliminate the X stalls with setting X priority to -10 or so
(or SCHED_FIFO - although SCHED_FIFO is much more dangerous). And how does
interactivity under the same load look like with vanilla .64, as compared
to .64+combo? First step is to ensure that the new changes did not
actually hurt interactivity.


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