[lug] Linux App Midnight Problem

Matt Thompson thompsma at colorado.edu
Thu Aug 26 19:28:58 MDT 2004

Nate Duehr wrote:
> Gregory Seker wrote:
>> Running Kernel 2.4.20 on an Intel STL2 motherboard.
>> Application services a home brewed audio card every 23 mSec.
> If your application has a requirement to absolutely run each and every 
> 23ms, it sounds like you need an RTOS, and not Linux?

Yeah, this does sound like a candidate for QNX, et. al.  And, see, I 
just gave you an excuse to play around with a new OS, which is always a 
good thing.

QNX always brings me back to BeOS days.  Both were faster than seemed right.

Learning just means you were wrong and they were right. - Aram
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