Brief freezes with -current as of early last week

Aurelien NEPHTALI aurelien.nephtali at
Mon Sep 20 11:35:39 PDT 2004


nebula% cat /sys/conf/NOTES | grep PREEMPTION
# PREEMPTION allows the threads that are in the kernel to be preempted
# FULL_PREEMPTION instructs the kernel to preempt non-realtime kernel
#         Relies on the PREEMPTION option.  DON'T TURN THIS ON.
options         PREEMPTION
options         FULL_PREEMPTION

I don't know exactly when it became a kernel option, but it is now :)

On Mon, Sep 20, 2004 at 11:30:37AM -0700, Jeremy Chadwick wrote:
> PREEMPTION isn't a kernel option -- it's something you tweak in
> /usr/include/machine/param.h (or /usr/src/include/...), unless this
> procedure has changed recently...

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