Subject: Re: X server eating CPU
To: Tim Chase <>
From: Chris G. Demetriou <cgd@postgres.Berkeley.EDU>
List: current-users
Date: 05/15/1994 22:30:12
> I just thought I'd also mention that I'm seeing the X server
> eat the CPU when used on recent kernels.  A little ktracing
> shows that its select calls are continuously returning when
> no I/O is possible (presumably on the mouse port and on the
> X socket).  I havn't investigated any further, but I think
> I'll try rebuilding the X server first.

This was caused by a minor bug in the i386 conf.c, which has been
fixed.  It was the same bug that caused the problems with 'vi'
on console.