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    SubjectRE: [PATCH 2/5] vmevent: Convert from deferred timer to deferred work
    > -----Original Message-----
    > From: ext Anton Vorontsov []
    > Sent: 08 June, 2012 10:59
    > a) Two more context swtiches;
    > b) Serialization/deserialization of /proc/vmstat.
    > > It also will cause page trashing because user-space code could be pushed
    > out from cache if VM decide.
    > This can solved by moving a "watcher" to a separate (daemon) process, and
    > mlocking it. We do this in ulmkd.

    Right. It but it has drawbacks as well e.g. ensure that daemon scheduled properly and propagate reaction decision outside ulmkd.
    Also I understand your statement about "watcher" as probably you use one timer for daemon.
    Btw, in my variant (memnotify.c) I used only one timer, it is enough.
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