Is it worth building your own kernel?

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  • zen-kernel

    Zen Patched Kernel Sources

    I just found a comment on the zen-kernel which confirms my suspicions, so I guess I'm not going crazy :p

  • kernel_compiler_patch

    Kernel patch enables compiler optimizations for additional CPUs.

    This guy also provides benchmarks for native vs generic kernels.

  • Scout APM

    Less time debugging, more time building. Scout APM allows you to find and fix performance issues with no hassle. Now with error monitoring and external services monitoring, Scout is a developer's best friend when it comes to application development.

  • linux-tkg

    linux-tkg custom kernels

    you might want to give linux-tkg a look especially using with modprobed-db you can heavily cut down compilation times

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