Re: deferred rss update instead of sloppy rss

From: Linus Torvalds <torvalds_at_osdl.org>
Date: 2004-11-23 09:40:39
On Mon, 22 Nov 2004, Christoph Lameter wrote:
> 
> I think the approach that I posted is simpler unless there are other
> benefits to be gained if it would be easy to figure out which tasks use an
> mm.

I'm just worried that your timer tick thing won't catch things in a timely 
manner. That said, if that isn't an issue, and people don't have problems 
with it. On the other hand, if /proc literally is the only real user, then 
I guess it really can't matter.

		Linus
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