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SubjectRe: [patch] voluntary-preempt-
On Fri, 2004-08-20 at 09:30, Ingo Molnar wrote:
> i've uploaded the -P5 patch:

> - added a preempt_count field to /proc/latency_trace. This makes it
> easier to spot IRQ contexts and generally it gives a nice overview of
> how the preemption depth changes. It should also help us debug
> those 900usec weirdnesses related to cpu_idle. (if they still occur)

Ok, disregard my question about what this field was.

> - made the tcp packet-queue collapsing dependent on VOLUNTARY_PREEMPT.

I am seeing ~180usec latencies related to netif_receive_skb:


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