Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 83223
AS 2.1: cpu affinity APIs
Last modified: 2016-04-18 05:39:23 EDT
AS 2.1: 2.4.9-e.10.7 kernel: Does not have affinity APIs. Can have performance
implications, especially with HT.
Action by: venkateshpallipadi
THIS IS ISSUE TRACKER 14564, TAKEN OUT BY INTEL AS A SEVERITY 2.
Copying Arjan at Larry Woodman's request.
this sounds like exactly the kind of thing we don't do for AS2.1: change
ABI/API's just for performance. While it might be possible to do without
breaking the kernel ABI (would need to be checked) it's an enhancement that
isn't worth changing the userspace interface imo. (it's not like it's a 3x
Per comments here, I believe this Bug should be RESOLVED for AS2.1 as DEFERRED
and let Sue Denham handle it as Feature Tracker item for Taroon (3.0)