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Re: kernel preemption and segfault

OoO Vers la fin de l'après-midi du jeudi 07  octobre 2004, vers 16:53,
Mathieu Virbel <tito@bankiz.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.
            - The Elements of Programming Style (Kernighan & Plaugher)

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