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* Fwd: Re: SMP and preemption patch
@ 2001-10-07 20:14 Robert Love
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From: Robert Love @ 2001-10-07 20:14 UTC (permalink / raw)
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> Great patch...  I tried it on two SMP boxes I have.  I managed to create a
> load of 10, by generating a lot of disk IO, and a high priority process (alot
> doing disk IO), barely suffered at all.  Very nice.
>
> However, I did have two crashes.
>
> [...]

If anyone else is having problems with preemption on SMP, George
Anzinger of MontaVista has a solution in the newest preemptible kernel
patch that may solve it.

I am interested if anyone (a) has crashes with SMP and preemption and
(b) if this solves it.

Updated patches for 2.4.10, 2.4.11-pre4, and 2.4.10-ac7 are at
http://tech9.net/rml/linux

	Robert Love


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