kern/92023: [kernel] 'options DEVICE_POLLING' makes loadavg
astrodog at gmail.com
Sat Mar 17 09:40:12 UTC 2007
The following reply was made to PR kern/92023; it has been noted by GNATS.
From: Harrison Grundy <astrodog at gmail.com>
To: bug-followup at FreeBSD.org, Joerg.Lehners at Informatik.Uni-Oldenburg.DE
Subject: Re: kern/92023: [kernel] 'options DEVICE_POLLING' makes loadavg wrong
Date: Sat, 17 Mar 2007 04:38:44 -0500
This would appear to be unavoidable with polling, because of what the
load average represents. Since it only shows the number of things
waiting to run (or, number of things on the run queue), polling would
be expected to cause this behavior.
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