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SubjectRe: [PATCH] Nick's scheduler policy v8
On Thu, 2003-08-28 at 10:49, Nick Piggin wrote:

> No big changes, this one takes some of the steepness out of the
> timeslice curve and fixes a bug with child priorities which
> might or might not help startup times. Probably no point doing
> any benchmarks on it if they've been done on v7.

I've been playing with it for a while and, from what I've seen until
date, I must say it makes X feel smooth (even when X not reniced,
although I've reniced it to -20). However, it still feels a little bit
slower when forking new processes under heavy load. I'll do some
benchmarking and will post numbers here.

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