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SubjectRe: [RFC/RFT PATCH v3] sched: automated per tty task groups
On 11/16/2010 03:31 PM, Lennart Poettering wrote:
> On Tue, 16.11.10 21:03, Pekka Enberg ( wrote:
>> On Tue, Nov 16, 2010 at 8:49 PM, Linus Torvalds
>> <> wrote:
>>> User-level configuration for something that should just work is
>>> annoying. We can do better.
>> Completely agreed. Desktop users should not be required to fiddle with
>> kernel knobs from userspace to fix interactivity problems. Having sane
>> defaults applies to the kernel as much as it does to userspace.
> Jeez. Don't mentione the desktop. On the desktop this is compleltely
> irrelevant. There are not TTYs on the desktop. There's no "make -j" of
> the kernel tree on the desktop.
> The kernel patch discussed here *has* *no* *relevance* for normal users.
> The kernel patch discussed here is only relevant for people which start
> mplayer from one terminal, and "make -j" from another.
> Lennart
Really, who uses Linux that is not a geek?


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