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    SubjectRe: 2.6.8-rc2-mm2
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    Andrew Morton wrote:

    | - Added Con's staircase CPU scheduler.
    |
    | This will probably have to come out again because various people
    | are still fiddling with the CPU scheduler. But my feeling here is
    | that the current 1st-gen CPU scheduler has been tweaked as far as
    | it can go and is still not 100% right. It is time to start
    | thinking about a new design which addresses the requirements and
    | current problems by algorithmic means rather than by tweaking.
    | Removing over 300 lines from the scheduler is a good sign.
    |
    | Feedback on this patch is sought.
    |
    I'm glad you added staircase, I've had better experiences with
    staircase than the one which was mainstream before, I don't have any
    actual timings on it, but it felt more responsive under heavier
    load(Compiling much, listening to music, browsing...). :)

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    Espen Fjellvær Olsen
    eldiablo@svorka.net
    Norway
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