More desktop reponsiveness love (now sponsored by Nokia !)
This might be worthwhile to report / write an article:
Originally Posted by Mathieu Desnoyers
I think you got that backwards. The patches intent to make the desktop LESS responsive.
Read the original thread and the response from Torvalds:
yeah, that was the case with the old patches & thread from April
Originally Posted by RealNC
but the new says:
I haven't noticed any adverse effects yet, let's see how good those patches really are in everyday work and heavy load, webradio streaming, etc.
Xorg interactivity is very good with the new features enabled
, but was poor
originally with the vanilla mainline scheduler.
Gleixner's comments aren't too promising though, lol.
I wish they would put BFS in the kernel and be done with it anyway.