Re: [RFC] exponential update_wall_time

From: Ingo Molnar
Date: Wed Sep 27 2006 - 16:17:11 EST

* john stultz <johnstul@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> Accumulate time in update_wall_time exponentially. This avoids long
> running loops seen with the dynticks patch as well as the problematic
> hang" seen on systems with broken clocksources.
> This applies on top of 2.6.18-mm1
> Signed-off-by: John Stultz <johnstul@xxxxxxxxxx>

Acked-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@xxxxxxx>

works fine and is included in 2.6.18-rt too.

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