lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2002]   [Sep]   [24]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
/
Date
From
SubjectRe: [PATCH] 32bit wraps and USER_HZ [64 bit counters], kernel 2.5.37
On Tue, 24 Sep 2002, Rolf Fokkens wrote:
>> Since nobody else asks this question:
>> Do you mean to leave out process statistics?

On Tue, Sep 24, 2002 at 01:47:38PM +0200, Tim Schmielau wrote:
> We don't need to leave out process statistics completely, but per-CPU
> per-process statistics indeed looks like overkill.
> Tim
> P.S.: Some work with respect to cleaning up interfaces of 32 bit jiffies
> has gone into -dj already, but I'm still waiting for the next -dj release
> to sync up.


The per-cpu per-process stats are the only ones I suggest removing.
NR_CPUS can get large enough to cause a significant amount of bloat.


Cheers,
Bill
-
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to majordomo@vger.kernel.org
More majordomo info at http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html
Please read the FAQ at http://www.tux.org/lkml/

\
 
 \ /
  Last update: 2005-03-22 13:29    [from the cache]
©2003-2011 Jasper Spaans