Performance of 4.x vs 5.x (Re: Lifetime of FreeBSD branches)

Bjarne Wichmann Petersen freebsd.nospam at
Wed May 25 15:13:59 PDT 2005

On Wednesday 25 May 2005 23:45, Kris Kennaway wrote:
> On Wed, May 25, 2005 at 11:42:01PM +0200, Bjarne Wichmann Petersen wrote:
> > I've had PREEMTION enabled in 5-STABLE for at couple of month and had the
> > opposite experience. Eg. when clicking on a file in a fileselector (I'm
> > using KDE) it would take 2-3 seconds before the file got highlighted.
> > After disabling PREEMTION again responsetime seems to have improved.
> Are you running 5.4-RELEASE or later?

Later (5.4-STABLE).

Hmm... did a little testing. Sometimes I *still* get "long" responsetimes with 
PREEMPTION disabled in a seemingly random order.


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