Linus Torvalds Calls Blogger’s Linux Scheduler Tests ‘Pure Garbage’

On Wednesday Phoronix cited a blog post by C++ game developer Malte Skarupke claiming his spinlocks experiments had discovered the Linux kernel had a scheduler issue affecting developers bringing games to Linux for Google Stadia. Linus Torvalds has now responded: The whole post seems to be just wrong, and is measuring something completely different than what the author thinks and claims it is measuring.

Link: Linus Torvalds Calls Blogger’s Linux Scheduler Tests ‘Pure Garbage’
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