Re: SATA support merge in 2.4.27

From: Andi Kleen
Date: Sat Apr 17 2004 - 06:37:26 EST

Andreas Hartmann <andihartmann@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> writes:

> Marcelo Tosatti wrote:
>> On Fri, Apr 16, 2004 at 10:51:02AM -0300, Marcelo Tosatti wrote:
>> And again, unfortunately not everyone is running v2.6 on their production
>> environment, yet.
> That's right! I certainly won't run it before 2.6.20 or even higher on
> desktops. For example, 2.6 vanilla is much to slow (about 9%), even on
> desktops - tested with compiling. It must be fixed.

This most likely comes from the 1ms timer tick vs 10ms previously. I
doubt this will change in mainline, but you can change it yourself
with an easy tweak. Just change the HZ parameter back to 100


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