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Re: F7 Plan (draft)



On 12/19/06, Dave Jones <davej redhat com> wrote:
On Tue, Dec 19, 2006 at 06:10:56PM -0500, Christopher Blizzard wrote:
 > > 21. Real-time kernel
 > > Accountable: Ingo Molnar, Dave Jones
 > >
 > > Because fake-time kernels are so last year
 >
 > Would love to have for OLPC.  We're already hitting apps that can't keep
 > up without some real time support.

Details ?  The -rt stuff isn't a silver bullet. If apps are doing
dumb things, they need to be fixed instead of hoping some kernel
tweaks will 'fix' them.


A patch to the kernel profiling that says "Application [fill in data
here] is doing dumb thing. Don't expect the kernel to fix."


--
Stephen J Smoogen. -- CSIRT/Linux System Administrator
How far that little candle throws his beams! So shines a good deed
in a naughty world. = Shakespeare. "The Merchant of Venice"


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