RE: [patch] QNX-style scheduling for Linux 2.0

Adam McKee (
Sun, 27 Jul 1997 00:28:19 -0600 (CST)

Hi there.

It does not do real-time in any way. It only implements the QNX scheduler
as described by a couple of different sources. I should probably make it
clear in the README that the patch does *not* do real-time, since the
"QNX" name might imply that it does real-time.

This is where I initially got my information about the QNX scheduler:

-- Adam

On Sat, 26 Jul 1997 wrote:

> On 26-Jul-97 Adam McKee wrote:
> > QNX-style Scheduling v1.00 for Linux 2.0
> <snip>
> nice, yet i thought QNX was a real time OS.. as in assuring that your
> application will be able to service I/O at some guaranteed interval.
> You make no mention of realtime performace, is there any?
> How does it compare to the RT-linux project?