Re: kernel preemption and segfault
OoO Vers la fin de l'après-midi du jeudi 07 octobre 2004, vers 16:53,
Mathieu Virbel <firstname.lastname@example.org> disait:
> With kernel preemption, all work perfectly.
> Without kernel preemption, they are many bugs:
> - under medium/high load, gcc crash randomly
> - mozilla have trouble to render (each refresh show a new page)
> - xmms segfault under medium/high load (sound crackle and segfault)
> - mplayer too
I think you switched with and without.
> And on time, X freeze.
> Kernel preemption isn't usuable under linuxppc ?
The situation is going better but it is still not usable.
Make sure your code "does nothing" gracefully.
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