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authorJoel Sherrill <>2000-02-29 14:07:38 +0000
committerJoel Sherrill <>2000-02-29 14:07:38 +0000
commit6f645ff33ad20374c1b719f250bc1cef91a39833 (patch)
parentbc8781decfa48e2fef965963dce68ad8b2459f65 (diff)
Eric Norum spotted this sentence where it said preemption had to be
disabled for timeslicing to happen. This was wrong.
1 files changed, 3 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/doc/user/task.t b/doc/user/task.t
index fa17102b31..7c57beff4a 100644
--- a/doc/user/task.t
+++ b/doc/user/task.t
@@ -1261,7 +1261,9 @@ mode parameter.
The calling task will be preempted if it enables preemption and
a higher priority task is ready to run.
-Enabling timeslicing has no effect if preemption is enabled.
+Enabling timeslicing has no effect if preemption is disabled. For
+a task to be timesliced, that task must have both preemption and
+timeslicing enabled.
A task can obtain its current execution mode, without modifying
it, by calling this directive with a mask value of