Subject: Re: Help with xload freaking out
To: Dennis Ferguson <>
From: Michael L. VanLoon -- <>
List: current-users
Date: 11/15/1996 23:27:07
>> Basically, after xload has been running for several days, sometimes it
>> just "freaks out".  It will start eating all CPU time, and will be
>> constantly stuffing this into stdout:
>> 	Warning: Select failed; error code 22

>As a wild guess, have you option'd the variable TIMER_FREQ in your config
>file to try to make the clock run more accurately?  If so, don't do this.

Actually, no -- I don't have TIMER_FREQ anywhere in my config.

Is it possible for it to return bogus values even without changing

  Michael L. VanLoon                 
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