[OS X TeX] (OT) Tiger and not Tigrrrr :-)?
bvoisin at mac.com
Thu Jul 28 01:30:13 EDT 2005
Le 27 juil. 05 à 21:14, Michael McCracken a écrit :
> According to the docs, there are separate scheduling 'bands' as
> well as priorities within that band.
> This is why programs can hog the CPU but easily not make the mouse
> movement choppy, or skip iTunes, for instance. When you use nice,
> it puts that process into a separate band. The docs don't say
> explicitly, but it's implied that the order of band priorities
> goes: graphics server, dock, background apps, foreground apps, (re)
> nice'd processes, then other.
> OK, that's enough offtopic OS stuff from me. If you want to see
> where I got this from:
That may be OT, but it's interesting and useful information IMHO. On
top of the friendly atmosphere and far-reaching information on TeX,
it's such OT insight into OS X that make this list very valuable to me.
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