[pulseaudio-discuss] Distribution kernels and glitch-free (Packagers, read this!)

Lennart Poettering lennart at poettering.net
Mon Feb 23 08:12:35 PST 2009

On Mon, 23.02.09 09:07, Rémi Cardona (remi at gentoo.org) wrote:

> Le 23/02/2009 03:05, Lennart Poettering a écrit :
>> Not sure about
>> Gentoo (they'll probably use -funroll-loops instead because it makes
>> things faster or so ;-))
> Actually, we don't really recommend anything in that area (users build  
> their own kernel, if it breaks, it's their own damn fault). So having a  
> list somewhere on the wiki would probably be a good start - for all  
> users, not just Gentoo users.
> Now, as a side question : what about NO_HZ kernels? I was under the  
> impression that this was better than setting a 300 or 1000 HZ kernel.  
> What's your stance on this?

In contrast to what the name NO_HZ might suggest it is orthogonal to
the HZ setting.


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