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Re: X behaving strangly



On Jun 17, 2004 at 14:42, Chadley Wilson in a soothing rage wrote:

>Hello Friends,
>
>My PC a 1,9Ghz P4 700MB ram 60 gig Segate Barracuda. running FC2 with 
>kernel 2.6.5-1.358 and the 5336 Nvidia driver. Bla Bla bla...
>
>For some reason this week only it has decided that every now and then it
>will be slow. So I ran top as root and found X using 97% cpu by itself.
>so I renice it to 15 (Ha ha :=})
>But the question is why? in the first place. How can I find out what is
>causing this, given the only thing that was running was xmms, when I
>closed it X caried on chomping my cpu! So now I have just reniced it to
>19 so that I could finish my mail to you.
>
>PID USER      PR  NI  VIRT  RES  SHR S %CPU %MEM    TIME+  COMMAND
> 2536 root      30  15  167m  57m  92m R 97.3  7.5 722:50.23 X
> 2737 chadley   15   0 46152  13m  17m S  1.7  1.8  35:19.91 gkrellm
>10978 root      16   0  3536  916 1620 R  0.3  0.1   0:00.03 top
>    1 root      16   0  1632  464 1316 S  0.0  0.1   0:04.89 init
>    2 root      34  19     0    0    0 S  0.0  0.0   0:00.00 ksoftirqd/0
>    3 root       5 -10     0    0    0 S  0.0  0.0   0:00.21 events/0
Like you said, you are using the 5336 Nvidia driver.
If X is eating up your cpu, it stands to reason that
the 5336 Nvidia driver may be the problem. Best thing
to do is report it to nVidia.

N.Emile...
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