Not to thread the X server
Juliusz.Chroboczek at pps.jussieu.fr
Thu Jun 19 04:50:47 PDT 2008
>> Tweaking the scheduler won't help much if there are long-lived
>> requests. What would be cool would be the ability either to suspend
>> a request in the middle of its execution and use a block handler to
>> resume it after servicing input events and other clients, or to have
>> the main loop delegate the execution of a CPU-bound request to
>> a thread pool.
> The smart scheduler already does time-based scheduling.
Yes, but it won't preempt a long-running request in order to service
an input event or another client.
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