Will edgy have a tickless kernel(dyntick)?

Matthew Garrett mjg59 at srcf.ucam.org
Wed Sep 13 22:05:07 BST 2006


On Wed, Sep 13, 2006 at 09:24:57PM +0200, Pavel Rojtberg wrote:
> from reading about it it seems like it would make both those who need a 
> high-res timer as well as the laptop users happier.

Edgy won't, no - it's not well tested enough, and userspace will 
currently generate about 200 wakeups per second /anyway/. It's a good 
bet for edgy+1.

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Matthew Garrett | mjg59 at srcf.ucam.org



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