Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sun 22nd Apr 2007 22:47 UTC
Linux Ingo Molnar released a new patchset titled the 'Modular Scheduler Core and Completely Fair Scheduler'. He explained, "this project is a complete rewrite of the Linux task scheduler. My goal is to address various feature requests and to fix deficiencies in the vanilla scheduler that were suggested/found in the past few years, both for desktop scheduling and for server scheduling workloads."
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RE: Virtualization
by MighMoS on Mon 23rd Apr 2007 03:40 UTC in reply to "Virtualization"
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2006-07-15

I am by no means an expert on any of this, but my guess would be that if a schedular is completely fair, then virtualization wouldn't be too good off, as the virtualized box would get one tick / whatever, no exceptions. All the processes in that box would have to run off that one tick (basically).

Of course, I could be completely wrong, in that case ignore me.

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