Re: Status of the IO scheduler fixes for 2.4

From: Marcelo Tosatti (
Date: Sat Jul 05 2003 - 10:59:19 EST

On Sat, 5 Jul 2003, Andrea Arcangeli wrote:

> On Fri, Jul 04, 2003 at 05:01:54PM -0300, Marcelo Tosatti wrote:
> > release today), then fix pausing in -pre4. If the IO fairness still doesnt
> fix pausing is a showstopper bugfix, the box will hang for days without
> it.
> lowlatency elevator is for the desktop complains we get about
> interactivity compared to 2.5, so it's much lower prio than fix pausing.
> I would never merge fix pausing after lowlatency elevator. But that's
> just me.

You're right. I'll merge both patches in -pre3.

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