Subject: Re: Real time scheduling in the kernel
To: Brett Lymn <email@example.com>
From: Eric S. Hvozda <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 03/13/1996 09:43:13
On Wed, 13 Mar 1996 13:25:10 +1030 (CST) email@example.com.AU wrote:
> I have a mate that is wanting to know if there is any support for
> real time processes in the kernel - that is a process that, once
> started, is guarenteed to run to completion without interruption. My
> mate says that he was talking with a guy who was hacking on the kernel
> before 4.2bsd came out and this guy was saying that putting the
> support in was no big deal.
NetBSD doesn't have it; but FreeBSD is getting an initative underway
on POSIX Real Time compliance. There's a mailing list on the topic.
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