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Old 08-25-2009, 11:53 PM   #1
rkemiset
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process priorities in linux kernel


Hi all,
can anybody explain about kernel thread priorities.
if i create a thread using kthread_create(), i am getting -5 as nice value and 115 as priority value. i am unable to figure out the exact range for threads in kernel level and also in user level, and what are all the limits for k-space and u-space.
(MAX_PRIO,MAX_RT_PRIO,MAX_USER_RT_PRIO)
 
  


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