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    SubjectRe: [PATCH v2 3/6] sched: make double-lock-balance fair
    On Wed, Aug 27, 2008 at 01:07:04PM +0200, Peter Zijlstra wrote:
    > On Wed, 2008-08-27 at 12:56 +0200, Nick Piggin wrote:
    >
    > > BTW. I wonder about other architectures that are of interest to -rt? Like
    > > mips or arm perhaps... Any plans to implement ticket locks on those, or
    > > do they not tend to be used in SMP configurations on -rt yte?
    >
    > I think both are starting to show more and more SMP machines, so yes,
    > eventually we'll want ticket locks for them too.
    >
    > That said, I'm not aware of anyone working on it - I suppose we could
    > poke the regular arch maintainers.. Ralf, Russell ?

    I've no idea; SMP on ARM as far as I've been involved has been silent
    for well over a year with very little visible interest from anyone.
    That's situation normal for things that "just work" though.

    --
    Russell King
    Linux kernel 2.6 ARM Linux - http://www.arm.linux.org.uk/
    maintainer of:


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