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    SubjectRe: + clocksource-add-generic-sched_clock.patch added to -mm tree
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    On Sun, 2006-10-08 at 20:45 +0200, Thomas Gleixner wrote:

    > > I'm not moving the kernel/timer.c clocksource user back into
    > > kernel/time/clocksource.c . That code completely belongs with the
    > > generic time of day changes. The code is directly coupled, and in fact
    > > it improves the timekeeping clock switching code to have it that way.
    >
    > I don't see any reason, why it must be added to timer.c. You can achieve
    > the same result with calling the code outside, except that the compiler
    > might miss some inline optimization. The switch clock code is not a
    > hotpath and so it does not matter whether it is called here or there.

    It wouldn't be as clean to integrate the two. The hotpath is improved
    (which is what I was referring too above.)

    Daniel

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