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CFS, Focusing on Simplification and Performance

Sep 13, 2007, 05:15 (0 Talkback[s])

"Having recently returned from the Linux kernel summit, Ingo Molnar and Peter Zijlstra sent out some performance updates to the Completely Fair Scheduler:

"'Our main focus has been on simplifications and performance--and as part of that we've also picked up some ideas from Roman Zippel's 'Really Fair Scheduler' patch as well and integrated them into CFS. We'd like to ask people go give these patches a good workout, especially with an eye on any interactivity regressions...'"

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