Re: 2.4.7: wtf is "ksoftirqd_CPU0"

From: Jeff Garzik (
Date: Sat Jul 21 2001 - 11:38:15 EST

"peter k." wrote:
> i just installed 2.4.7, now a new process called "ksoftirqd_CPU0" is started
> automatically when booting (by the kernel obviously)? why? what does it do?
> i didnt find any useful information on it in linuxdoc / linux-kernel
> archives

it is used internally, ignore it.

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