Once upon a time Rob Weir wrote @ Fri, 18 Apr 2003 20:51:07 +1000 > On Wed, Apr 09, 2003 at 03:31:14AM +0200, Mohammed Sameer wrote: > > Hi all, > > I recently compiled kernel 2.4.20 > > with all those patches floating around, I was wondering if any of them will be of any usefulness to me ? > > "low latency, preemptible kernel, desktop optimization, ..........." ? > > I'm mainly using my PC for: programming "C & perl+MySQL (CGI)", mp3s "mpg123 and rarely xmms" > > net browsing -> phoenix > > mail -> fetchmail/procmail/exim/sylpheed > > > > on a cyrix 190 w 92 MB RAM ;) > > I'm using pekwm+hpanel+some little dock apps i've developed! > > > > Can anyone please give me some suggestions ? > > Con Kolivas's -ck patchset seems to be popular...just don't use > 2.4.20-ck5, it has some serious issues. -ck4 and -ck6 seem to be OK, > though. > Thanks for replying, No i understand the ck5 was just the one i've used a few days before, and found a terrible degradation in the system performance "perhaps not the reason" ;) I'll try with ck4 or 6, Many thanks. -- ---------------- -- Katoob Main Developer Linux registered user # 224950 ICQ # 58475622 FIRST make it run, THEN make it run fast "Brian Kernighan".
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