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A look at the PyPy 2.0 release
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(Nearly) full tickless operation in 3.10
Is that such a problem, given that mode setting is definitely not performance critical?
LCA: Two talks on the state of X
Posted Feb 12, 2008 19:22 UTC (Tue) by rfunk (subscriber, #4054)
It has nothing to don with being performance-critical, and everything to
do with low-level hardware interaction. The Unix philosophy is to have
the kernel do all direct hardware interaction.
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