Re: [announce] [patch] limiting IRQ load, irq-rewrite-2.4.11-B5

From: Robert Olsson (
Date: Mon Oct 08 2001 - 12:42:08 EST

jamal writes:
> This was Robert actually; conclusion was Interupts are very expensive. If
> we can get rid of as many of them as possible, we are getting a side
> benefit. I cant find the old data, but Robert has some data over here:


 I think you ment:

 MB with PIC irq controller IO-APIC boards does a lot better.


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