FC6 has gotten me frustrated

Aaron Konstam akonstam at sbcglobal.net
Wed Jun 27 20:46:44 UTC 2007

On Wed, 2007-06-27 at 14:16 +0100, Timothy Murphy wrote:
> Aaron Konstam wrote:
> > After fighting with For 9 months I am exhausted. I had to get the sound
> > card to be recognized, to get the machine to shutoff when I shut it
> > down, etc it has finally almost defeated me. It has worked for 6 months
> > or more but suddenly during a yum update last week the network slowed
> > down to a crawl. I did not update anything for awhile but now to use the
> > web browser to load the web page of the local lan's router takes maybe 5
> > minutes if it loads at all.
> > 
> > I can ping the router with out problem but yum actions just slow to a
> > halt, going to an external web page is impossible.
> 1. What does "top" say?
> 2. Have you tried the yum-fastestmirror package?
> (I'm not sure if this is available for FC-6.)
top says  not much is going on. Which is why I am frustrated.
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Aaron Konstam telephone: (210) 656-0355 e-mail: akonstam at sbcglobal.net

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