Re: [PATCH][RFT] simple deadline I/O scheduler

From: Mark Hahn (
Date: Mon Jan 07 2002 - 14:31:53 EST

> Would it be possible to introduce concept of I/O priority? I.e. I want
> updatedb not to load disk if I need it for something else?

makes sense to me. actually, VM is another place where priority
could be quite useful - for instance, how hard the VM scavenges
a proc's pages. oops, there I go advocating a tunable...


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