[bf1942] Crazy CPU use with SMP kernels

Steven Hartland killing at multiplay.co.uk
Thu May 6 07:42:31 EDT 2004

Thanks for that stefan can u confirm that top show the bf1942 process at
0% or there abouts when empty on the 2.6.1 box and if so can u mail me
the .config file from /usr/src/linux ( assuming you compiled the kernel on
the box )

    Steve / K
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Stefan Engbersen" <stonex at freebsd.nl>
To: <bf1942 at icculus.org>
Sent: 06 May 2004 12:34
Subject: Re: [bf1942] Crazy CPU use with SMP kernels

> Our server is running at "2.6.1-1.149smp #1 SMP Tue Jan 27 15:44:27 EST 
> 2004 i686 i686 i386 GNU/Linux"
> Which was a fedora rpm, so probably had most of it turned on.. We had 
> strange lags and connection problems when
> we used 2.4 on the very same box, when we updated to 2.6 this was 
> vanished, also the load is 0% when empty.
> We are also running a BF:V server on a different box, still running a 
> 2.4 kernel (smp) and experiencing the same thing, when
> the player amount goes above 10 players, it lags as hell. The connection 
> is good (100mbit fullduplex on a 1+gbit backbone).
> Both system are dual Xeon 2.6Ghz with 2 or 3 GB's of RAM, also HT btw :)
> We are updating the BF:V server tomorrow to 2.6.5 and see what happens then.
> Stefan Engbersen

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