[Nouveau] [Patch] Yet another version of the card pausing patch
martin.peres at free.fr
Sun Jan 23 06:14:18 PST 2011
I would like devs to test this patch on all their cards(<nvc0) and
report bugs/instability. It shouldn't ever crash (but it may not always
work and return -EAGAIN).
I've attached a little bash script that you need to modify according to
the available perf levels. Please launch it and play, watch videos or
browse the internet.
Also, if you could look at the hold_spin variable and tell me how you
would deal with that, it would be kind of you. The problem is that
PGRAPH may take an awful lot
of time to pause in certain conditions and holding the lock at this
position isn't needed (as far as I can tell, the critical ressource is
PS: I'll be out in an hour for a week so I may be slower to answer messages.
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