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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] fully preemptible kernel
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    On Sunday 09 December 2001 18:41, Robert Love wrote:
    > Updated preempt-kernel patches for 2.4.16 and 2.4.17-pre6 are now
    > available at:
    >
    > ftp://ftp.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/people/rml/preempt-kernel
    >
    > patches for various previous kernels are there as well, but not in sync
    > with this release.
    >
    > This patch enables a fully preemptible linux kernel -- userspace
    > processes are preemptible by higher priority tasks, even if running in
    > kernel space. Nice gains in response _and_ throughput are observed.
    >
    > The main change in this release is support for the SH architecture.
    > i386 and ARM are also supported.

    I reported a problem with preemptible 2.4.13 and Samba server (oops, problems
    with creation of files from win clients).
    Is this issue addressed?
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    vda
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