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Preemption contributes to latency. That's usually a problem, not a solution.
Posted Jul 6, 2011 14:49 UTC (Wed) by bronson (subscriber, #4806)
Posted Jul 6, 2011 18:25 UTC (Wed) by trasz (guest, #45786)
Posted Jul 6, 2011 20:49 UTC (Wed) by bronson (subscriber, #4806)
The bit about preemption is a reply to your statement:
> And the kernel is preemptible, so it wouldn't matter much anyway
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