taskGNU GRUB - Tasks: task #10080, take advantage of multi-core CPUs


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task #10080: take advantage of multi-core CPUs

Submitted by:  Robert Millan <robertmh>
Submitted on:  Sun Jan 10 14:38:53 2010  
Should Start On: Sat Jan 9 23:00:00 2010Should be Finished on: Sat Jan 9 23:00:00 2010
Priority: 5 - NormalStatus: None
Assigned to: NoneOpen/Closed: Open

Sun Jan 10 14:38:53 2010, original submission:

GRUB could take advantage of multi-core CPUs in some specific situations, such as uncompression (as long as the algorithm supports parallelization).

Note that GRUB is intentionally single-threaded and context switching and/or interrupts must be avoided. Auxiliary processors should be modelled as external hardware and used only for specific tasks (such as running a routine in a loop).

Robert Millan <robertmh>
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