Subject: Re: Revising CPU usage calculations
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jason Thorpe <email@example.com>
Date: 03/28/2007 10:24:09
On Mar 28, 2007, at 4:04 AM, <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Hi all,
> ok, gathering from what has been written so far:
> 1. Can we agree that autonice should go into SCHED_4BSD only?
Your question has 3 words too many :-)
But yes, if it lives on at all, it should be 4BSD only.
> 2. As there seem to be some good arguments for not using autonice at
> all, what about making it a sysctl tunable for the 4BSD scheduler?
It's already a sysctl-tunable, and if it lives on at all, it should
probably continue to be. That said, I would also change the default
to "disable autonice".