Estime Installation Guide

Estime: Installation Guide

To install Estime,

  1. compile and install a custom kernel patched with an Estime patch;
  2. compile and install the user library.

Custom Kernel

Estime modifies the standard Linux kernel so that virtual timers can be started and stopped when the Linux scheduler switches in and out. Thus, before using the library, you need to compile and install a patched kernel.

From the top directory of the kernel source tree:

Additional Resources on Building a Custom Kernel

User Library

From the Estime package lib directory: