Re: 2.5.74-mm1

From: Diego Calleja García (
Date: Sat Jul 05 2003 - 14:40:06 EST

> to get us so far with this. The situation re scheduling in 2.5 feels
> much as the vm situation did in 2.3, in other words, we're halfway down a
> long twisty road that ends with something that works, after having tried
> and failed at many flavors of tweaking and tuning. Ultimately the
> problem will be solved by redesign, and probably not just limited to
> kernel code.

I never run 2.3, but 2.5 behaviour has been much better in the past. I used
to run make -j25 and mp3 didn't skip, X and all apps were still very

That was a lot of releases ago, before the so called linus' "interactivity"
patch. IMHO the behaviour in those releases was great; i think the
scheduler just needs a bit of tweaking from the Ingo's hand :)
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