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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] 32bit wraps and USER_HZ [64 bit counters], kernel 2.5.37
    On Tuesday 24 September 2002 00:13, Robert Love wrote:
    >> Having arrays statically created at NR_CPUS inside the task_struct is
    >> just gross. Especially with NR_CPUS=32. That is 128 bytes each! Now
    >> with your changes, it is 256 bytes each!

    On Tue, Sep 24, 2002 at 09:04:25AM +0200, Rolf Fokkens wrote:
    > I can understand that. However from a user point of view statistics are very
    > usefull information, but not specifically the per-processor statistics.
    > I assume you mean to leave out the per-process statistics? Or do you mean to
    > kmalloc the per-processor statistics when needed - that is: only when
    > processes are running or maybe when the user has chosen to turn then on (some
    > sysctl maybe)?

    I'm in favor of removing them entirely.


    Cheers,
    Bill
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