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Date:	31 May 2007 12:36:26 +0200
From:	Andi Kleen <>
To:	Venki Pallipadi <>
Cc:	Stephen Hemminger <>,
	David Miller <>,,,,
Subject: Re: [PATCH 3/4] Make net watchdog timers 1 sec jiffy aligned

Venki Pallipadi <> writes:
> If this does not work:
> Another option is to use 'deferrable timer' here which will be called at
> same as before time when CPU is busy and on idle CPU it will be delayed until
> CPU comes out of idle due to any other events.

That would sound like a good idea here and at least power wise 
it should be nearly free

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