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Asked this on superuser, got no response:

Can anyone tell me of the status/state of WLM (Workload Management) kernel scheduler systems in Linux? Alternatively, any user-space process goal-based load management programs?

This is a good start, but I'm not aware if these proposals are implemented?



AIX has inclusive WLM, anything comparable for Linux?

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Not very sure, but the closest I can think of is cgroups.

Check http://broadcast.oreilly.com/2009/06/manage-your-performance-with-cgroups-and-projects.html

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This looks really good and actually answered a few of my cgroups questions. Thanks, – Xepoch Nov 23 '10 at 14:15
No problem, glad I helped. – OneOfOne Nov 23 '10 at 14:31

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