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SubjectRe: Scheduler fairness problem on 2.6 series (Attn: Nick Piggin and others)
--- Ingo Molnar <> wrote:

> could you also try the 2.6.8-rc4-mm1 kernel? It has the array-switch
> disabled which _could_ lead to smoother timeslice distribution. It still
> has wakeup bonuses though.
> Ingo

Sorry I didn't have the chance to try this test before: I didn't try it on as I saw that maybe the patch related to the array sawitching was

Anyway, I tried the test on 2.6.8-rc4-mm1 and it fails the test with 2 and 20
threads (delays of about 3 seconds for 2 threads, and 5 seconds with 20).


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