What it's good for
Posted Oct 14, 2009 14:12 UTC (Wed) by corbet
In reply to: Deadline scheduling for Linux
Parent article: Deadline scheduling for Linux
Any sort of periodic data-processing application can benefit from this sort of scheduling regime. Imagine an audio application which must get data into the sound card's buffers every so often. With deadline scheduling, that can happen and audio glitches go away.
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