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    SubjectRe: Tickles scheduler
    On Tue, 26 Oct 2010, Dragoslav Zaric wrote:

    > [...]
    > Is it at all possible to implement kernel without ticking, spin system
    > by events and periods ?

    You can compile with CONFIG_NO_HZ=n if you want a ticking kernel.

    > Maybe ticking is still best solution to have fast responding system ?

    My guesses are that it has already been benchmarked for speed, but you can
    still test it yourself.
    At least power usage/battery times is much better with a tickless kernel.

    > Kind regards
    > --
    > Dragoslav Zaric


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