Subject: Re: kern/32035: APIC timer help
To: Simon Burge <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 11/28/2005 13:23:14
On Mon, Nov 28, 2005 at 11:19:15PM +1100, Simon Burge wrote:
> Manuel Bouyer wrote:
> > And does 'systat vm' or 'vmstat -i' show anything odd about the interrupts ?
> "systat vm" shows "normal" looking interrupts to me - lots of softnet
> interrupts and not much else interesting.  Here's a snapshot:

Yes, this looks good. And I don't think the interrupt aliasing problem will
affect software interrupts. AFAIK there is no hardware interrupt at a lower
priority than software interrupts on x86.

Manuel Bouyer <>
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