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From: William Tambe <tambewilliam@gmail.com>
To: kernelnewbies@kernelnewbies.org
Subject: disabling timer interrupt until (system_state >= SYSTEM_RUNNING)
Date: Thu, 6 Feb 2020 12:25:27 -0500
Message-ID: <CAF8i9mOKe3FKi8t8H5zF6-Kh8qPdFp6C2aNh-oNMz1kPpdeW4Q@mail.gmail.com> (raw)

Since voluntary preemption is used during kernel booting, is it safe
to disable timer interrupt until (system_state >= SYSTEM_RUNNING) ?

Wouldn't it speed up booting ?

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Thread overview: 3+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-02-06 17:25 William Tambe [this message]
2020-02-06 18:26 ` Greg KH
2020-02-07  0:53   ` William Tambe

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