lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2003]   [Mar]   [7]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
/
Date
From
SubjectRe: [patch] "HT scheduler", sched-2.5.63-B3

On Fri, 7 Mar 2003, Mike Galbraith wrote:

> Weeeeell, FWIW my box (p3-500/128mb/rage128) disagrees.

UP box, right?

> I can still barely control the box when a make -j5 bzImage is running
> under X/KDE in one terminal and a vmstat (SCHED_RR) in another. I'm not
> swapping, though a bit of idle junk does page out. IOW, I think I'm
> seeing serious cpu starvation.

which precise scheduler are you using, BK-curr? And to see whether the
problem is related to scheduling at all, could you try to renice X to -10?
[this is not a solution, this is just a test to see the problem is
scheduling related.]

is there any way we could exclude/isolate the VM as the source of
interactivity problems? Eg. any chance to get more RAM into that box?

Ingo

-
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 13:33    [W:0.085 / U:0.612 seconds]
©2003-2020 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site