New scheduler algorithm committed
wa1ter at myrealbox.com
Sun Jun 26 16:31:26 PDT 2005
On Sun, 26 Jun 2005, Matthew Dillon wrote:
> Ok, I have rewritten the scheduler.
My very preliminary testing shows an improvement, but not spectacular.
I'm doing a buildworld now, just as a CPU-intensive background task.
I've tried playing the gnome 'sol' game, which seems definitely more
responsive. I'm typing this response in pine (running in a gnome
terminal window) and I find it so annoyingly slow and erratic as to be
So, all in all, the scheduler changes seem to be a tossup: some pluses
and some minuses. Still room for improvement, though.
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