Help on tuning the Linux kernel for soft real-time requiremen ts

Wolfgang Denk wd at
Sat Oct 23 05:10:54 EST 2004

Dear Adam,

in message <EFB813091B18D511BD3600508B644F820A618204 at> you wrote:
> What I referred to as "missed deadlines" were slips in order of +/- 20
> seconds. This was way out of line.

20 seconds? 

> Do you know if sysstat RPM is available for PPC?
> It'd be nice to have tools like sar and iostat for debugging my problem.

It is included with YDL (for YDL 3.0 it was on CD # 3 in file
YellowDog/RPMS/sysstat-4.0.5-3.ppc.rpm )

Best regards,

Wolfgang Denk

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