SCHED_ULE and nice still ignored
Andre Guibert de Bruet
andy at siliconlandmark.com
Sat Jan 31 15:26:23 PST 2004
On Sat, 31 Jan 2004, Tom wrote:
> From what I know of "nice", it should reduces the processes scheduling
> priority. There is no definition in the nice manpage on the exact
> definition of reduced priority means.
"Reduced priority" is subjective. Different schedulers are free to
more-or-less do whatever they want behind the scenes with the nice value.
The expected behavior is of course the preempting of the process that has
a higher nice value by a gradually stepped amount.
> Andre Guibert de Bruet | Enterprise Software Consultant >
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