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SubjectRe: [ANNOUNCE][RFC] PlugSched-5.2.3 for 2.6.12 and 2.6.13-rc3
Peter Williams wrote:
> This version contains minor bug fixes and improvements to spa_no_frills
> and zaphod schedulers including changes to the default configuration
> parameters for zaphod that take into account the results of tests using
> Con Kolivas's new (and very useful) interbench benchmark tool.
> A patch from Plugsched-5.2.2 to PlugSched-5.2.3 for 2.6.12 is available at:
> <>
> and a full patch for 2.6.13-rc3 is available at:
> <>

and for 2.6.13-rc3-mm1 at:


> Very Brief Documentation:
> You can select a default scheduler at kernel build time. If you wish to
> boot with a scheduler other than the default it can be selected at boot
> time by adding:
> cpusched=<scheduler>
> to the boot command line where <scheduler> is one of: ingosched,
> nicksched, staircase, spa_no_frills or zaphod. If you don't change the
> default when you build the kernel the default scheduler will be
> ingosched (which is the normal scheduler).
> The scheduler in force on a running system can be determined by the
> contents of:
> /proc/scheduler
> Control parameters for the scheduler can be read/set via files in:
> /sys/cpusched/<scheduler>/

Peter Williams

"Learning, n. The kind of ignorance distinguishing the studious."
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