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    SubjectRe: [bisected] pty performance problem
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    On Sun, 2009-11-22 at 12:29 +0000, Alan Cox wrote:
    > > While I could rewrite the communications to optionally use pipes, or
    > > get the client to reprocess a log file locally, what I have does seem
    > > a reasonable use of ptys.
    >
    > Wouldn't argue with that. The tty layer queues the characters which then
    > get processed but at the moment get processed after the next timer tick
    > not when the CPU is idle. That wants changing and it strikes me as utterly
    > dumb in general to be deferring work when the CPU is idle.

    *blink*, up to 10 ms thumb twiddling session?

    I wouldn't mind having a copy of the stripped down test proggy.

    -Mike



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