Re: Re: Atari machines running Debian?
On Thu, 24 Aug 2006, Petr Stehlik wrote:
> Wow... I just realized that kernel 2.6.x does no longer use 100 Hz
> system timer. It uses either 1000 Hz or 250 Hz. Or is it ia32 only?
Depends on the platform:
include/asm-m68k/param.h:# define HZ 100 /* Internal kernel timer frequency */
No, we don't want to switch to 1000 (except maybe for fast ColdFire :-)
Hmm, tickless would be even nicer...
Geert Uytterhoeven -- There's lots of Linux beyond ia32 -- firstname.lastname@example.org
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