Re: idle_task priority and scheduling 2.1.131

Andrea Arcangeli (
Thu, 3 Dec 1998 21:46:42 +0100 (CET)

On Thu, 3 Dec 1998, Rik van Riel wrote:

>Take a look at the != SCHED_OTHER clause in reschedule_idle.

Hug yes, it' s that my current reschedule_idle, goodness() is clobbering
SCHED_YIELD before I have chance to see it. So the stock kernel should be
fine. Thanks.

if (goodness(p, this, this->processor) >
goodness(this, this, this->processor) + 3 ||
p->policy != SCHED_OTHER)
current->need_resched = 1;

Andrea Arcangeli

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