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    SubjectRe: [PATCH for testing] Re: Decreasing stime running confuses top
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    On Thursday 04 October 2007, you wrote:
    > Frans can you test this patch if this makes stime and utime monotic
    > again?
    >
    > It basically reverts the rest of
    > b27f03d4bdc145a09fb7b0c0e004b29f1ee555fa and should restore the 2.6.22
    > behavior. The process time is used from tasks utime and stime instead of
    > the scheduler clock. That means, in general after a long period of time,
    > it is less accurate than the current time and behaves like 2.6.22.
    >
    > Signed-off-by: Christian Borntraeger <borntraeger@de.ibm.com>

    Yes, this gives steady increases.
    For kontact it also again shows updates only once every minute. I really
    wonder where all the other fluctuations for contact come from with the
    alternative code.

    It seems to me that this patch would be the best option for 2.6.23.

    Tested-by: Frans Pop <elendil@planet.nl>
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