To: Niklas Hallqvist <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Bartholomew Niswonger <email@example.com>
Date: 10/21/1994 00:47:51
> What can we do to improve the situation without getting new HW?
> One way would be to measure spl* protected regions starting at
> level 5 and up, to see where long stalls occur.
how might one go about this measuring?.. reading code, or is there a
more efficient way (and more precice) .. I want to know more about
observing kernel performance in general.. any recommened reading?
unfortuntely my O/S class isnt until next year :(
btw.. over the summer someone posted the name of a book about the
porting and general writing of BSD unices.. does anyone remember the
name? (or have another favorite)
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finger me | One day he found, topped with a smutty grin, | from:
for the | The small corpse of a monkey, partly eaten. | Anthony HHecht
rest. | Force of the sun had split the bluish skin, |
| Which, by their questioning and entering in, | Alceste in the
| A swarm of bees had been concerned to sweeten. | Wilderness
My PGP public key opinion.