Andrea Arcangeli wrote:
> On Wed, Apr 04, 2001 at 10:03:10AM -0400, Hubertus Franke wrote:
> > I understand the dilemma that the Linux scheduler is in, namely satisfy
> > the low end at all cost. [..]
> We can satisfy the low end by making the numa scheduler at compile time (that's
> what I did in my patch at least).
I fully agree with this approach. It would be very hard to design a
scheduler that performs equally well on a UP machine running couple of
processes and a NUMA machine. These two cases represent the two ends of
spectrum. The two schedulers should be separate IMO and one of them
should be selected at compile time.
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