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SubjectRe: [kvm-devel] [PATCH][RFC] kvm-scheduler integration
Avi Kivity wrote:
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>> The
>> congruent case which comes to mind is lazy FPU handling.
>>
>
> That one has preempt_ops in hardware: cr0.ts and #NM.

However, that doesn't handle in-kernel use of the fpu.
kernel_fpu_begin()/kernel_fpu_end() could easily be modified to take
advantage of a generic preempt hook. I'll add a patch for that, and we
gain preemptible raid-5 parity calculation.


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