Re: Scheduler fixes

Arnt Gulbrandsen (
07 Jul 1998 20:03:00 +0200

Martin Mares <>
> But many users dislike blinking cursors and disable them if possible.
> Any other example? :)

Yes. Many. But for each example, you can find someone who dislikes
its effect. Is that a reason not to implement autorepeat on the 'up'
and 'down' buttons of spin boxes, steady-speed scroll bars, sliders
and so on, anti-flicker logic wrt. keyboard menu control, and dozens
of other things?

This has wandered far off-topic for linux-kernel, so you won't hear
more from me in this thread. But I hope the patch makes it in


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