sched/rt, Kconfig: Introduce CONFIG_PREEMPT_RT

Add a new entry to the preemption menu which enables the real-time support
for the kernel. The choice is only enabled when an architecture supports

It selects PREEMPT as the RT features depend on it. To achieve that the
existing PREEMPT choice is renamed to PREEMPT_LL which select PREEMPT as

No functional change.

Signed-off-by: Thomas Gleixner <>
Acked-by: Paul E. McKenney <>
Acked-by: Steven Rostedt (VMware) <>
Acked-by: Clark Williams <>
Acked-by: Daniel Bristot de Oliveira <>
Acked-by: Frederic Weisbecker <>
Acked-by: Peter Zijlstra (Intel) <>
Acked-by: Marc Zyngier <>
Acked-by: Daniel Wagner <>
Acked-by: Luis Claudio R. Goncalves <>
Acked-by: Julia Cartwright <>
Acked-by: Tom Zanussi <>
Acked-by: Gratian Crisan <>
Acked-by: Sebastian Siewior <>
Cc: Andrew Morton <>
Cc: Christoph Hellwig <>
Cc: Greg Kroah-Hartman <>
Cc: Linus Torvalds <>
Cc: Lukas Bulwahn <>
Cc: Mike Galbraith <>
Cc: Tejun Heo <>
Signed-off-by: Ingo Molnar <>
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