Re: [RFC] [PATCH] Performance of del_timer_sync

From: Andrew Morton
Date: Tue May 11 2004 - 02:48:09 EST

Geoff Gustafson <geoff@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> I started this patch based on profiling an enterprise database application
> on a 32p IA64 NUMA machine, where del_timer_sync was one of the top few
> functions taking CPU time in the kernel.

Do you know where it's being called from?
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