question on preempt

Zachary Amsden zach at vmware.com
Thu Aug 23 01:24:36 BST 2007


Ben Collins wrote:
> On Wed, 2007-08-22 at 16:04 -0700, Zachary Amsden wrote:
>   
>> Do either of Feisty or Gutsy ship with CONFIG_PREEMPT enabled?  I don't 
>> see it in the Feisty configs I have, but I'm not sure where to pick up 
>> the default configs for Gutsy.
>>     
>
> No. But we do have NOHZ in gutsy, if that's any concern.
>   

NO_HZ is a good thing!  We love it to death and beat a lot of bugs out 
of it.

Zach



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