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(Nearly) full tickless operation in 3.10
That should be "250Hz", not "250KHz". A 250KHz clock would leave it a smoking pile of slag.
Fast clocks on slow hardware
Posted Jun 24, 2005 18:51 UTC (Fri) by pflugstad (subscriber, #224)
I do compile a custom kernel to remove a lot of the stuff I don't need and disable things like HIGHMEM (or whatever it is) that impact things. I'm also very careful to turn off as much stuff as I can.
Heck, suspend even works on this thing.
So it's very possible - it may not work "out of the box" but it runs just fine on slow systems.
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