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    SubjectRe: [PATCH RFC 0/4] Scheduler idle notifiers and users
    On Fri, 2012-02-17 at 10:00 +0100, Dominik Brodowski wrote:
    > Well, we can actually have both: Adding a new cpufreq governor "scheduler"
    > is easy. The scheduler stores the target frequency (in per-cent or
    > per-mille) in (per-cpu) data available to this governor, and kick a
    > (per-cpu?) thread which then handels the rest -- by existing cpufreq means.
    > The cpufreq part is easy, the sched part less so (I think).

    You might not have been reading what I wrote, kicking a kthread (or
    doing any other scheduler activity) from within the scheduler is way
    ugly and something I'd really rather avoid if at all possible.

    Yes I could do it, but I really really don't want to.

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