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* [ANNOUNCE][RFC] PlugSched-6.5 for 2.6.20
@ 2007-02-05 0:54 Peter Williams
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From: Peter Williams @ 2007-02-05 0:54 UTC (permalink / raw)
To: Linux Kernel Mailing List
Cc: Chris Han, Con Kolivas, William Lee Irwin III, Jake Moilanen,
Paolo Ornati, Ingo Molnar
The main change in this version is a change to the scheduler driver
interface to take account of recent changes to the load balancing code.
A patch for 2.6.20 is available at:
Very Brief Documentation:
You can select a default scheduler at kernel build time. If you wish to
boot with a scheduler other than the default it can be selected at boot
time by adding:
to the boot command line where <scheduler> is one of: ingosched,
ingo_ll, nicksched, staircase, spa_no_frills, spa_ws, spa_svr, spa_ebs
or zaphod. If you don't change the default when you build the kernel
the default scheduler will be ingosched (which is the normal scheduler).
The scheduler in force on a running system can be determined by the
Control parameters for the scheduler can be read/set via files in:
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