Re: 2.5.74-mm1

From: Daniel Phillips (
Date: Wed Jul 09 2003 - 17:59:57 EST

On Thursday 10 July 2003 00:24, Jamie Lokier wrote:
> Daniel Phillips wrote:
> > We've got something better than we've had before, even though it doesn't
> > go as far as making true realtime processing available to normal users.
> Indeed. But maybe true (bounded CPU) realtime, reliable, would more
> accurately reflect what the user actually wants for some apps?

No doubt about it. Other OSes have it:

Hopefully in the next cycle, we will too.

I like your idea of allowing normal users to set SCHED_RR, but automatically
placing some bound on cpu usage. It's guaranteed not to break any existing



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