Architecture specific implementations for tickless kernel and deferrable timers

Russell King - ARM Linux linux at
Wed Apr 27 03:25:12 EDT 2011

On Wed, Apr 27, 2011 at 09:00:54AM +0530, Vikram Narayanan wrote:
> My another question is that, where can I find some examples of dynamic
> tick implementation. Are there any documents for implementing the
> functionality?

Dynamic tick was obsoleted by NO_HZ.  The kernel now contains NO_HZ which
relies upon the one-shot clock event mode.

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