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Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH RFC v1 1/4] rt: Add rt scheduler to hypervisor

On ven, 2014-07-11 at 16:40 +0100, Andrew Cooper wrote:
> On 11/07/14 16:21, Dario Faggioli wrote:

> > So, ideas? RTDS (as per Real-Time Deferrable-Server)? RRESDS (Resource
> > Reservation Deferrable Server)? Just DS (Deferrable Server)?
> >
> > I'm not sure I like much any of these...
> >
> > What was it that you had in mind when you said "there are several
> > classes of realtime schedulers employing different semantics and
> > parameters" ?

> Hmm - naming things is difficult.  How about bob?
Well, if we go that route, I prefer Alice! :-D :-D

> My concern is that naming it "rt" seems too generic, and will cause
> confusion of a) what type of realtime scheduler it is, and b) further
> problems if someone wants to come and implement a different realtime
> scheduler in the future.
Totally understood and agreed.

> XEN_SCHEDULER_RT_DS doesn't sound too bad.
It does not, indeed. Let's hear Meng, Sisu, and the other xen-devel

Thanks and Regards,

<<This happens because I choose it to happen!>> (Raistlin Majere)
Dario Faggioli, Ph.D, http://about.me/dario.faggioli
Senior Software Engineer, Citrix Systems R&D Ltd., Cambridge (UK)

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