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authorIngo Molnar <mingo@kernel.org>2019-02-11 08:01:50 +0100
committerIngo Molnar <mingo@kernel.org>2019-02-11 08:01:50 +0100
commitc9ba7560c550fe6c1f4a8f0666bea41d2a349d1d (patch)
treeb15d53e69f73b160b4625e91187cd436c5a3e683 /init
parentf6783319737f28e4436a69611853a5a098cbe974 (diff)
parentd13937116f1e82bf508a6325111b322c30c85eb9 (diff)
Merge tag 'v5.0-rc6' into sched/core, to pick up fixes
Signed-off-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@kernel.org>
Diffstat (limited to 'init')
1 files changed, 12 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/init/Kconfig b/init/Kconfig
index 513fa544a134..c9386a365eea 100644
--- a/init/Kconfig
+++ b/init/Kconfig
@@ -512,6 +512,17 @@ config PSI_DEFAULT_DISABLED
per default but can be enabled through passing psi=1 on the
kernel commandline during boot.
+ This feature adds some code to the task wakeup and sleep
+ paths of the scheduler. The overhead is too low to affect
+ common scheduling-intense workloads in practice (such as
+ webservers, memcache), but it does show up in artificial
+ scheduler stress tests, such as hackbench.
+ If you are paranoid and not sure what the kernel will be
+ used for, say Y.
+ Say N if unsure.
endmenu # "CPU/Task time and stats accounting"
@@ -825,7 +836,7 @@ config CGROUP_PIDS
PIDs controller is designed to stop this from happening.
It should be noted that organisational operations (such as attaching
- to a cgroup hierarchy will *not* be blocked by the PIDs controller),
+ to a cgroup hierarchy) will *not* be blocked by the PIDs controller,
since the PIDs limit only affects a process's ability to fork, not to
attach to a cgroup.