Re: stress testing and loadavg

Alan Cox (
Tue, 5 Aug 1997 23:53:30 +0100 (BST)

> its minimum run-queue. I hope people would realize that putting in system
> calls just to get back to the minimum run-queue is a brain-damaged thing
> to do. Of course, I'm sure compiler writers realize that optimizing for

Doesn't hold water. If I do stupid tricks to get 99.95% of the CPU time
by misusing scheduling tricks and kill the machine because I know its
a brain damaged scheduler ..