On Wed, 13 May 2009, Jan Kiszka wrote: >... > Martin, could you check if this helps you, too?
It doesn't appear to help. To check, first I turned on the HPET and PM timer options, and recompiled the kernel without your patch, to verify that this reproduced the problem. I then manually applied your patch to include/asm-generic/xenomai/hal.h in the kernel source tree, recompiled the kernel, installed etc, and rebooted. However even with the patch in place, whenever I ran: dd if=/dev/zero of=/dev/null count=20000000 then initially top showed that dd was getting very little CPU time (<10%), then after 30 seconds or so, the system became completely unresponsive until the dd ended. This is how it acts without the patch as well. So it doesn't appear that the patch has made any difference to this problem. Note that I applied the patch to Xenomai 2.5-rc1 in linux kernel 126.96.36.199. If the patch somehow relies on head, tell me, and I'll endeavor to set up a new kernel using that. Martin _______________________________________________ Xenomai-core mailing list Xenomaifirstname.lastname@example.org https://mail.gna.org/listinfo/xenomai-core