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    On Tue, May 08 2001, Richard B. Johnson wrote:
    > > Use a kernel thread? If you don't need to access user space, context
    > > switches are very cheap.
    > >
    > > > So, what am I supposed to do to add a piece of driver code to the
    > > > run queue so it gets scheduled occasionally?
    > >
    > > Several, grep for kernel_thread.
    > >
    > > --
    > > Jens Axboe
    > >
    >
    > Okay. Thanks. I thought I would have to do that too. No problem.

    A small worker thread and a wait queue to sleeep on and you are all set,
    10 minutes tops :-)

    > It's a "tomorrow" thing. Ten hours it too long to stare at a
    > screen.

    Sissy!

    --
    Jens Axboe

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