Re: Periodic rant about SCHED_ULE

From: Julian Elischer <>
Date: Fri, 31 Mar 2023 07:08:42 UTC
On 3/26/23 11:24 AM, George Mitchell wrote:
> On 3/25/23 23:42, Peter wrote:
> To oversimplify the discussion I've seen so far on this thread:
> It would be really nice if the schedulers were kernel loadable modules.
> GSoC project?
> Whether SCHED_ULE or SCHED_4BSD should be the default scheduler in the
> GENERIC kernel is a contentious discussion, but perhaps we need to have
> that discussion.                                           -- George
When I abstracted out teh kernel scheduler ABI/API some time ago (25 
years maybe?)
I thought about making a loadable module but there were a lot of 
gotchas that stopped me.
I can't even remember what they all were.  Maybe it might be more 
doable now.