Re: kernel internals
Date: Tue, 30 Dec 2003 17:03:25 +0100
On Tue, 30 Dec 2003 06:55:27 -0800, sank wrote:
> i am final year computer engg student. currently working on
> "preemptive process migration " project. so we require deep info
> about the kernel process structure for linux kernel 2.4.18.
Huh? 2.4.18 isn't even preemptive. You'll need a special patch for
that. Why not take a look at 2.6.0 instead? That way your project has
a future instead of sticking to an ancient kernel.
> where can i get that?
(o_ Q: God, root, what is difference?
//\ A: God can change the byte order on the CPU, root can't.
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