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From: Larry Finger <>
To: Andrew Morton <>
Cc: Benoit Boissinot <>,
	LKML <>
Subject: Re: 2.6.19-rc5-mm1 progression
Date: Mon, 04 Dec 2006 21:32:59 -0600	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

Andrew Morton wrote:
> On Fri, 24 Nov 2006 17:36:27 +0100
> "Benoit Boissinot" <> wrote:
>> On 11/24/06, Larry Finger <> wrote:
>>> Is there the equivalent of 'git bisect' for the -mmX kernels?
> Please take the time to do that.  Yours is an interesting report - I'm not
> aware of anything in there which was expected to cause a change of this
> mature.

There are at least two patches in 2.6.19-rc5-mm2 that make my system much more responsive for 
interactive jobs. The one that has the majority of the effect is:


I have not been able to isolate the second patch, which has the lesser effect. All I can say is that 
it occurred before the above patch in patches/series. This patch was tested against 2.6.19 and fixed 
most of the problem on that version.

Larry Finger

  parent reply	other threads:[~2006-12-05  3:33 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 8+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2006-11-24 16:08 2.6.19-rc5-mm1 progression Larry Finger
2006-11-24 16:36 ` Benoit Boissinot
2006-11-25 19:24   ` Andrew Morton
2006-11-25 21:28     ` Larry Finger
2006-12-05  3:32     ` Larry Finger [this message]
2006-12-06 12:12       ` Peter Zijlstra
2006-12-06 14:32         ` Larry Finger
2006-12-07  9:36         ` Nick Piggin

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