Re: Context switch times

From: David S. Miller (
Date: Tue Oct 09 2001 - 00:00:28 EST

   From: Richard Gooch <>
   Date: Mon, 8 Oct 2001 22:55:23 -0600

   So what exactly is the difference between our "delayed FPU restore
   upon trap" (which I think of as lazy FPU saving), and the "lazy FP"
   saving in the comments?

Save always on swithching OUT from a task vs. save only when some
different task asks for the FPU.

Franks a lot,
David S. Miller
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