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Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH v4 2/5] build: Hook the schedulers into Kconfig

On 1/11/16 10:49 AM, Jan Beulich wrote:
>>>> On 11.01.16 at 17:31, <cardoe@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> There have been a good deal number of different downstreams that have
>> been encouraging of changes like this but it seems like you are
>> fundamentally opposed. Which is plainly discouraging to people to
>> attempt to engage upstream.
> I could see such a reaction as being valid if I objected to any of
> the configurability changes, but I have a hard time following when
> I just ask for the default scheduler to not become configurable.
> Plus I'm not the only one involved in getting to a decision here, i.e.
> I can easily be overruled by other maintainers.

I really hate to use Linux as an example here since its a different
project but I will anyway. Linux has a number of flags like this were
you can remove the default. The compression algorithm, the CPU schedule,
the I/O scheduler. So it doesn't seem that far fetched to allow that.

Doug Goldstein

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