git: kernel - Greatly reduce usched_bsd4_decay default
dillon at apollo.backplane.com
Fri Feb 11 14:57:18 PST 2011
:On 02/10/11 15:22, Matthew Dillon wrote:
:> * Reduce the usched_bsd4_decay default to 1. It may be removed entirely
:> in the future.
:would you advise setting this in the sysctl for systems without the
:patch? (e.g. those running 2.8 / without the fork() accounting change)
Yes, you should be able to set this to 1 or 0 in systems without
the patch for the same effect. Feel free to experiment. This won't
get you the second part of the patch which adjusts how much the
parent process is docked for a fork() but that isn't as big a deal
as reducing the decay value.
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