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From: "Lee Revell" <>
To: "Chuck Ebbert" <>
Cc:, linux-kernel <>
Subject: Re: New RTC drivers don't provide the sysctl to set max user frequency
Date: Tue, 5 Feb 2008 20:27:09 -0500	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
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On Feb 5, 2008 5:54 PM, Chuck Ebbert <> wrote:
> Is every application that uses /proc/sys/dev/rtc/max-user-freq
> supposed to be updated to use the new /sys interface?

IMHO the default should be increased to 1024 - the current default of
64 dates back to the 486 era.  This would eliminate the need for a lot
of apps to touch it at all.

Unprivileged users have lots of other ways to generate more than 1024
interrupts/second anyway.


      reply	other threads:[~2008-02-06  1:27 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 2+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2008-02-05 22:54 Chuck Ebbert
2008-02-06  1:27 ` Lee Revell [this message]

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