Re: #define HZ 1024 -- negative effects?

From: Mike Galbraith (
Date: Fri Apr 27 2001 - 15:28:06 EST

On Fri, 27 Apr 2001, Nigel Gamble wrote:

> > What about SCHED_YIELD and allocating during vm stress times?


> A well-written GUI should not be using SCHED_YIELD. If it is

I was refering to the gui (or other tasks) allocating memory during
vm stress periods, and running into the yield in __alloc_pages()..
not a voluntary yield.


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