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 Robert M. Love

Tinyminds interviews Robert M. Love, Linux kernel hacker.

"First off, of course, there is the preemptive kernel. The preemptive kernel makes the kernel schedule preemptively like user-space, as opposed to schedule cooperatively. This improves process response by allowing a freshly woken up process to immediately preempt the running task, even if the task is inside the kernel."

 (Submitted by Noel Fri Dec 20, 2002 )


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