Re: [Patch] performance enhancement for simple_strtoul

From: Jamie Lokier (
Date: Thu Dec 28 2000 - 00:15:46 EST

Pavel Machek wrote:
> > [about strtoul]
> > Perhaps I am mistaken but I'd expect it to be called what, ten times at
> > boot time, and a couple of times when X loads the MTRRs?
> On second thought, ps -auxl maybe stresses simple_strtoul a little
> bit. Not sure.

Nah. proc_pid_lookup does its own conversion from string to number, and
the rest are conversions from numbers to strings in sprintf.

-- Jamie
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