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SubjectRe: [PATCH] pmac_cpufreq msleep cleanup/fixes


On Sat, 23 Oct 2004, Benjamin Herrenschmidt wrote:
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> Please revert that change until we have made absolutely sure that msleep(1)
> on a HZ=1000 machine will actually sleep at least 1ms, this is really not
> clear since it will end up doing schedule_timeout(1) which, afaik, will
> only guarantee to sleep up to the next jiffie, which can be a lot shorter
> than the actual duration of a jiffie.

In that case I'd much prefer to revert the whole previous "cleanup" as
well, since it obviously isn't really. Having

msleep(1 + jiffy_to_ms(1));

is just not a cleanup to me.

Linus
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