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SubjectRe: Measured overhead of timer interrupts
Jamie Lokier wrote:
> I still haven't measured a 1024Hz kernel yet -- any takers?

Hmm, I raytraced an image running three kernels differing only
in HZ value (+the HZ masquerading stuff). This is what i got:
[on a celeron@450MHz]

8.63user 0.01system 0:08.64elapsed 100%CPU (0avgtext+0avgdata 0maxresident)k

8.64user 0.01system 0:08.70elapsed 99%CPU (0avgtext+0avgdata 0maxresident)k

8.89user 0.01system 0:08.96elapsed 99%CPU (0avgtext+0avgdata 0maxresident)k

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