Process Scheduling in Linux & Mavericks November 28, 2015

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The video title on YouTube conflates Mavericks (BSD derived) with Linux but the content of the lecture is very good.

Choose a scheduling algorithm (under low demand) which maximizes energy savings over CPU utilization is really brilliant, especially of course for laptops. These optimizations have been done for quite a while but the time coalescing of process timers is particularly neat.